Allegiant Airlines Flight Evacuated


By Paul Johnson

Mesa, Arizona (CNN) - An Allegiant airlines flight was evacuated Monday after the pilot reported a chemical smell in the cockpit.
It happened at the phoenix-mesa gateway airport.
The plane was headed to Wichita, Kansas with 162 passengers onboard.
Several passengers were treated for minor injuries from the emergency slides.
Each passenger was offered a refund for their trip and a 100-dollar voucher.
Allegiant's internal operations team is looking into the source of the smell.

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