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Airport worker dies after being “ingested into the engine”

plane so many airplanes are in line on the runway waiting for take off
so many airplanes are in line on the runway waiting for take off

MONTGOMERY, AL– A grounds worker at the Montgomery Regional Airport was killed on Saturday after they were “ingested into the engine” of a plane.
The incident occurred around 3:00 p.m. as American Airlines Embraer 170 was parked at the gate with its parking brake set.
The was said to have just arrived from Dallas, Texas carrying Flight 3408.
Piedmont Airlines, a subsidiary of the American Airlines Group, who employed the victim, confirmed the death:
We are saddened to hear about the tragic loss of a team member of the AA/Piedmont Airlines,” said Wade A. Davis, the airport’s executive director. “Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this difficult time.”
A person familiar with the situation told Reuters that the employee was standing on the ramp and that the engine was still running.
A preliminary report is expected in two to three weeks,” The National Transportation Safety Board wrote in a statement.