Southwest plane makes emergency landing in NC

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    GREENSBORO, NC (AP) — No injuries were reported when a Southwest Airlines plane made an emergency landing at Piedmont Triad International Airport in Greensboro.

    An airline spokeswoman says Flight 999 was headed to Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport from Birmingham, AL, Monday morning when it landed in Greensboro because a light in the captain’s cabin indicated a fire in the cargo area.

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    No fire was found, and no injuries were reported among the 91 passengers and five crew members.

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