3 Crew Members Taken To Hospital After CLT to Hartford Flight Makes Emergency RDU Landing

RALEIGH -- Three crew members were taken to the hospital after a plane flying from Charlotte to Hartford, Connecticut made an emergency landing in Raleigh.

The plane landed safely just after 5:00 Friday evening and medical assistance was requested for nine people on board, but only three had to be taken to the hospital.

American Airlines says there was a strong electrical odor in the cockpit.

Maintenance is evaluating what caused the smell.

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