Tragedy was averted today June 22nd in Rivers state after a plane operated by Air Peace airline, overshot the runway at the Port Harcourt International airport and landed inside the bush.
Visibility in the airport was quite poor as it was raining heavily when the plane arrived for landing.
According to one of the passengers on board, the incident occurred as the plane was landing at the airport. The plane came to a halt some 200 meters inside the bush by the runway. The passengers have been evacuated and driven to the arrival area.
A video from the scene was shared online by one of the passengers.