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January 17, 2019

Bird strike prompts emergency landing of United Airlines flight

January 12, 2019
(File photo) A flight from Spokane to Denver makes emergency landing in Seattle after striking bird. (csfotoimages / Getty Images)

A United Airlines flight made an emergency landing in Seattle after a bird strike Friday morning.

Shortly after takeoff, the flight from Spokane, Wa., to Denver experienced the collision and “safely diverted” to Seattle.

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A passenger on the plane sent a photo of blood on the cockpit windshield to KHQ News.

The plane reportedly hit a flock of geese.

“Customers will continue their journey to Denver this morning,” a statement from United read.

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