Plane clips wing of another plane at Newark Liberty

The head of Newark Liberty International Airport's air traffic controllers union says a plane taxiing out for takeoff hit the wing of another plane Tuesday.

Union head Russ Halleran says an outbound Lufthansa 747 clipped the right wing of a Boeing 757 Continental under tow for maintenance. Halleran says the collision took place shortly before 7 p.m.

Halleran doesn't believe there are any injuries.

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