US plane engine fire: ‘I just knew something was wrong’


The engine of a Boeing jet failed after take-off, burning and scattering debris over a residential area near Denver, Colorado.

Video filmed by a passenger shows the right engine on fire and missing its casing.

The United Airlines flight to Honolulu, a Boeing 777 with 231 passengers and 10 crew on board, was able to return safely and land at Denver International Airport.

No injuries were reported.

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