WestJet Plane Skids off Runway in Edmonton

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Monday, January 21, 2019

A WestJet plane skidded off the runway at the Edmonton International Airport on Friday night.

The tarmac was reported to be icy at the time.

The flight was headed to Victoria, B.C. and was canceled.

WestJet Flight 173 was carrying 77 passengers at the time.

No passengers or crew people were injured.

WestJet said that 55 guests were rebooked to Victoria on Friday night via Calgary. All 22 remaining guests were rebooked to Victoria Saturday morning.

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