MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Broward Sheriff Office Fire Rescue responded to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport following a strong smell reported in Terminal 2 on Thursday morning.
Arlene Satchell, spokesperson for the airport, said the odor emanated from a flooring product and was lingering in the air after overnight work on a concession space behind a construction wall.READ MORE: Small Business Week: Miami-Dade Launches ‘Strive 305’ Initiative To Empower Local Biz Owners
A few people near the security checkpoint complained of smelling fumes at around 5 a.m. and fire rescue units responded.READ MORE: Progress Made In Battling SW Dade Brush Fire, Card Sound Road Reopened
The area was examined and people checked out.MORE NEWS: Gas Prices Rise As Americans Hit The Road, But Trucker Shortages May Impact Deliveries
No one was transported and no flights were impacted.