Plane erupts in flames at Las Vegas airport

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A British Airways plane caught fire at McCarran Airport in Las Vegas, Tuesday, with 172 passengers aboard. Flames erupted from the 275-seater plane’s hull, belching large clouds of smoke in the air. Two passengers were treated for minor injuries, while the other travelers were all reportedly evacuated from the plane. According to officials, the flight was set to depart for London Gatwick when the fire broke out. The source of the fire is as yet undetermined.