Runway Nightmare! Toronto Horror As Jets Collide And Are Set Alight – See The Video

Toronto Plane Horror Jets Collide Runway Set Alight
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Jan. 6 2018, Updated 11:02 p.m. ET

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A plane full of tourists had a near escape after two jets collided on the tarmac at Toronto's Pearson Airport.

The WestJet flight, with 168 passengers on board, was accidentally struck by another empty plane on the tarmac.

Passengers could be heard screaming as the second plane caught fire and the flames spread to the wing of their plane.

Flight crews then evacuated their passengers via emergency slides - nobody was injured in the incident and airport authorities are investigating

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The WestJet Boeing 737 had just arrived back from Cancun, Mexico, with 168 passengers on board when an empty Sunwing aircraft struck it while being moved on the ground.

Fortunately, they managed to escape into the freezing Toronto night without any casualties.

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