Terminal at Miami airport evacuated

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 20:06

Miami: Police say a terminal at the Miami airport has been closed down and evacuated after a bomb-sniffing dog detected something on a pallet there.

Miami-Dade police spokeswoman Robin Pinkard says Terminal J was evacuated today at 7 am (1630 IST) and remained closed as of 8:25 am eastern (1755 IST).

She says all planes are being diverted away from the terminal and the department`s bomb squad is on the scene.
She says once able, the bomb squad will examine the pallet. Pinkard had no other details.

First Published: Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 20:06
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