American Airlines flight evacuated at Toledo Express Airport

SWANTON, Ohio (13abc Action News) - An American Airlines flight from Charlotte was evacuated Friday afternoon at Toledo Express Airport after reports of a smoking engine.

Airport leaders tell 13abc that 52 passengers were evacuated on the tarmac from flight 5479 shortly after 1:00PM. No one was hurt in the incident.

The plane was scheduled to depart for Charlotte later this afternoon, but has since been delayed. There is no word on when the flight will take off.