United Airlines Flight 89 returns to Newark after severe turbulence; 5 flight attendants injured

A flight from Newark had to turn back due to severe turbulence that injured five flight attendants.

A flight from Newark had to turn back due to severe turbulence that injured five flight attendants. (1/16/14)

NEWARK - A flight from Newark had to turn back due to severe turbulence that injured five flight attendants.

United Airlines Flight 89, bound for Beijing, had been in the air for about 45 minutes when it hit turbulence.

One of the flight attendants suffered back injuries.

The crew was taken to local hospitals.


 

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