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Southwest Airlines Passenger ‘partially Sucked Out Plane’ And Others Injured After Jet Engine Explodes Ripping Hole In Fuselage

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PASSENGERS on-board a Southwest Airlines flight are feared injured after the jet engine exploded and ripped a hole in the plane, according to reports.

Emerging pictures on social media captured a large amount of fluid, which could be jet fuel, flowing from the plane onto the tarmac at Philadelphia International Airport today.

This Southwest Airline jet engine exploded and even ripped a hole in the plane, according to reports

Emergency services scrambled to the scene after the aircraft made an emergency landing at around 11am (4pm BST).

One person was taken to nearby Penn Presbyterian Medical Center hospital but other injuries are yet to be confirmed.

Live-streaming the emergency landing on Facebook, Marty Martinez appeared frightful as he put on an oxygen mask.

Before his footage cut off, Martinez wrote: “Something is wrong with our plane! It appears we are going down! Emergency landing!! Southwest flight from NYC to Dallas!!”

Twitter/ EMMS_MRJohnson Passenger Kristopher Johnson took this photo of the damaged engine

AP:Associated Press This Southwest Airlines plane, pictured sitting on Philadelphia International Airport runway, made an emergency landing earlier today

Another image taken by passenger Kristopher Johnson, showed the Southwest Flight 1380 engine completely blown apart.

The plane left New York City’s LaGuardia Airport an hour earlier and was set to arrive in Dallas.

The airport released the following statement: “Southwest Airlines flight 1380, which departed LaGuardia for Dallas Love Field (DAL), diverted to PHL because of an operational event.

“The plane landed safely. No slides were deployed.

“At this time, passengers are coming down a mobile stairway and are being bussed to the terminal. PHL Flights continue to arrive and depart but passengers should expect delays.”

Facebook/ Marty Martinez Passenger Marty Martinez filmed this Facebook live video during the emergency landing

Storyful/@EMMS_MrJohnson Cabin crew appear relieved after the plane’s emergency landing in Philadelphia

Officials are still said to be working at the scene.

Southwest Airlines passengers ‘injured after jet engine EXPLODES and rips hole in the plane’

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Body of Brit who went missing on brother’s stag do found in Hamburg river

THE body of a Brit who went missing on brother’s stag has been found. Liam Colgan, 29, went missing in February, with fears for his safety. The Mirror reported that according to charity Lucie…

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THE body of a Brit who went missing on brother's stag has been found.

Liam Colgan, 29, went missing in February, with fears for his safety.

The Mirror reported that according to charity Lucie Blackman Trust, his body was hauled out of the River Elbe this morning.

 

 

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Interactive ‘poo shame’ map that smears dog owners who fail to clear up after pets to roll out across UK

AN INTERACTIVE ‘poo-shaming’ map could soon be in use across the country. Residents of Wimblington, Cambridgeshire, came up with the scheme to combat dog fouling in their village. Dubbed Doodoowatc…

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AN INTERACTIVE ‘poo-shaming’ map could soon be in use across the country.

Residents of Wimblington, Cambridgeshire, came up with the scheme to combat dog fouling in their village.

 Interactive map locates areas of dog-fouling in the village of WimblingtonReddit Interactive map locates areas of dog-fouling in the village of Wimblington

Dubbed Doodoowatch, it allows users to report sightings of mess, which alerts public-spirited locals or a local council cleaning team.

Its creator Amanda Carlin has said she has been flooded with enquiries regarding it from as far afield as Kuwait.

More than 60 local authorities and community groups have asked about it.

It prompted Amanda to produce an instruction manual, which includes guidance on how to engage the community in the project, create a map and signs, work with authorities and deal with negative social media comments.

 'Poo-shaming' map could be rolled out across the country to target irresponsible dog ownersAlamy 'Poo-shaming' map could be rolled out across the country to target irresponsible dog owners

Hazel Walton, a council candidate from Euxton, Lancashire, where it has been adopted, told the BBC: “This is about shaming people into doing something — anything we can do to try to change local attitudes.”

The National Trust’s new director-general has said that people on its properties should challenge irresponsible dog owners and litterers.

Hilary McGrady said: “It is our rangers that have to pick this up.

“Instead of doing the great conservation work they want to do they are spending time clearing up litter, and the great awful thing they have to do which is dog poo. It is a nightmare.”

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Dad goes into coma, loses parts of fingers and almost dies after catching flesh-eating bug during water fight with kids in garden

A MAN was close to dying after he picked up a flesh-eating bug after having a water fight with his kids in the garden. Philip Pike, 59, caught the serious bacterial infection necrotizing fasciitis,…

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A MAN was close to dying after he picked up a flesh-eating bug after having a water fight with his kids in the garden.

Philip Pike, 59, caught the serious bacterial infection necrotizing fasciitis, after playing with his two children and falling into a rose bush in July last year.

 Philip Pike picked up a deadly bacterial infection when he fell on a rose bush in his gardenBPM Media Philip Pike picked up a deadly bacterial infection when he fell on a rose bush in his garden

Around one or two cases in five is fatal.

He got some minor scratches but thought nothing of it but soon became seriously ill.

He was in a coma for two weeks, lost parts of his fingers, toes and buttocks and had to learn to walk again – and had a pacemaker fitted.

Despite making progress in his recovery, Philip who lives in Cambridgeshire, still needs medication and faces having more amputations on his fingers.

 Philip lost parts of his fingers, toes and buttocks due to the infectionBPM Media Philip lost parts of his fingers, toes and buttocks due to the infection  Philip had to learn to do simple actions, like walking, all over againBPM Media Philip had to learn to do simple actions, like walking, all over again  Docs put Philip into an induced coma so they could treat himBPM Media Docs put Philip into an induced coma so they could treat him  Philip underwent several operations to save his lifeBPM Media Philip underwent several operations to save his life

The infection didn’t initially make itself apparent but developed at an alarming rate just two days later.

Philip told Cambridge News: “I thought nothing of it. Two days later I was in bed and I was violently sick. That went on for hours.

“I was panicking because I couldn’t breathe.”

His wife called for an ambulance and he was put on oxygen and taken to Addenbrooke’s hospital where he was put into an induced coma.

What is necrotizing fasciitis?

The rare condition is a serious bacterial infection which affects tissue beneath the skin and muscles and organs, according to the NHS.

It is also known as the “flesh-eating disease” but while the bacteria don’t literally ‘eat’ the flesh, toxins are released that damage the tissue.

It can start from a simple, minor injury but rapidly escalates into a life-threatening condition causing organ failure and blood poisoning.

Surgery is needed to remove any infected tissue possibly involving amputation and strong antibiotics.

The NHS says these are the symptoms to look out for are:

Early symptoms can include:

  • a small but painful cut or scratch on the skin
  • intense pain that's out of proportion to any damage to the skin
  • a high temperature (fever) and other flu-like symptoms

After a few hours to days, you may develop:

  • swelling and redness in the painful area – the swelling will usually feel firm to the touch
  • diarrhoea and vomiting
  • dark blotches on the skin that turn into fluid-filled blisters

If left untreated, the infection can spread through the body quickly and cause symptoms such as dizziness, weakness and confusion.

Seek medical treatment immediately if you think you have the condition

Doctors fought to save his life and he underwent several operations and had to take strong antibiotics.

He said: “It’s eating you from the inside out. It’s horrible. People lose legs and arms.

“I’ve been brought back to life. I’d died I don’t know how many times. It was scary, not for me but for my wife. She had to go through so much.”

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