Northwest Jet Has Cockpit Emergency In Indianapolis

Emergency crews were on the runway at Indianapolis International Airport late Tuesday following a report from the cockpit of a jet plane.

Smoke was reported in the cockpit of the plane, a Northwest Airlines DC-9 with 75 people on board.

The plane landed without incident. Passengers were immediately taken off the jet, and the plane was towed so it could be checked over.

Information about the flight's origin and destination was not immediately available.

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