A United Airlines flight attendant was seriously injured and two other attendants also injured forcing the plane to divert to Lake Charles Regional Airport (LCH) in Louisiana Tuesday night.
United Flight 1632, a Boeing 737-700, took off from Houston Bush Intercontinental (IAH) at 8:08 PM originally bound for New York’s LaGuardia Airport (LGA) when the aircraft hit severe turbulence as it was crossing in to the Gulf of Mexico.
The flight made a safe landing and there were no other reported injuries.
The injured were taken to a local hospital for treatment.
There is no update on their condition.
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