Update:*PENCE SAYS 'THANKFUL EVERYONE ON OUR PLANE IS SAFE'
Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence's campaign plane just slid off the runway at LaGuardia Airport in New York City during heavy rain. Emergency crews responded to the incident, but journalists on the plane quickly tweeted that there were no injuries.
BREAKING: Campaign plane carrying Gov Mike Pence skids off runway while landing at LaGuardia Airport, no injuries reported pic.twitter.com/L0DwgT1b28— News Republic (@NewsRepublic) October 28, 2016
**Everyone is okay, including the candidate -- but the Pence campaign plane slid off runway upon landing at LaGuardia pic.twitter.com/EDG1GEjVnQ— Vaughn Hillyard (@VaughnHillyard) October 27, 2016
Emergency crew on site. The governor stood up and made sure everyone was okay. https://t.co/rFHIVM0K9Q— Vaughn Hillyard (@VaughnHillyard) October 27, 2016
The latest is that they have shut LaGuardia:
- *LAGUARDIA CLOSED DUE TO PLANE SKIDDING OFF RUNWAY: NOTIFY NYC