LINTHICUM, Md. (AP) — Officials at BWI Airport say a suspicious item in a non-public area of the airport forced the clearing of passengers from an area of Concourse D.
Airport spokesman Jonathan Dean says the incident Friday afternoon occurred in a lower-level airline space. He says the partial evacuation has had only had a minor effect on airline operations.READ MORE: Inside The Case: How Federal Agents Built Their Investigation Into Catherine Pugh's 'Healthy Holly' Book Scandal
Dean said the item was found not to be hazardous and passengers were allowed back in the area.READ MORE: 3 Dead In Domestic-Related Laurel Shooting, Child Hospitalized
Tamara Sisk of San Francisco was on a flight that arrived from Salt Lake City but wasn’t initially able to go to a gate. Sisk said the plane eventually was allowed to arrive at a gate, and passengers got off about 4:30 p.m.MORE NEWS: Police Continue To Investigate Woodlawn Shooter's Background, Neighbors Say They Have Been Complaining For Years
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