Small plane catches fire upon landing at Bush Airport

HOUSTON - Emergency crews responded to a small plane fire on a runway at George Bush Intercontinental Airport.

Officials the small plane landed just after 3 p.m. Wednesday with two people on board.

Authorities said the plane had a hot tire when it landed on the runway.

Firefighters responded and put water on the plane as a precaution.

The two passengers onboard were able to get out of the plane safely without injury. 

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