United Airlines flight makes emergency landing at Central Illinois Regional Airport

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UPDATE: The plane has landed safely. The flight has been delayed. No injuries have been reported at this time. According to FlightView, a flight tracking website, the plane touched down at 7:43 P.M.

The fight is scheduled to take off at 10:30 Sunday night and will arrive at O’Hare at 11:40 P.M. 

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Columbia Missouri to Chicago Illinois United Airlines flight 5228 made an emergency landing into the Central Illinois Regional Airport in Bloomington Sunday on only one engine with 49 passengers and 3 crew on board, that’s according to our sister station, WCIA. 

This story will be updated.

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