Flight Departing from Sacramento Makes Emergency Landing in Modesto
MODESTO — An Alaska Airlines flight from Sacramento made an emergency landing Sunday morning in Modesto.
According to the Modesto Fire Department, a fire was reported in the plane’s cargo area. Fire investigators say a positive heat signal was found on thermal imaging, but no visible fire was found.
Sixty-two people were on board the plane, which was bound for San Diego.
There were no reported injuries. The initial cause of the emergency was not immediately known.