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American Airlines plane blows 2 tires after landing at O’Hare

Updated: July 29, 2013 7:18PM

An American Airlines flight blew two tires after it landed at at O’Hare International Airport Monday afternoon.

Just after 1 p.m., the pilot of flight 810 from Reno, Nev. to Chicago noticed a possible flat tire just after the Boeing 737 landed, said Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Tony Molinaro.

Two of the plane’s right tires blew out and passengers exited the plane via a staircase, Molinaro added

There were no injuries reported, according to a spokeswoman from the Chicago Department of Aviation.

American Airlines could not immediately be reached for comment.

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