United Airlines Plane Skids Off Runway in Houston

A United Airlines flight arriving into Houston from Las Vegas skid off the runway while landing at Bush International Airport on Monday morning. The flight was arriving during inclement weather and slid off the tarmac into the grass when it landed on the runway. According to Ashley Paredez, a reporter from Austin who was a passenger on the flight, hortly before landing, the pilot told passengers to prepare for a bumpy ride due to the weather conditions, Local new outlet Houston Chronicle, reported that the 737 aircraft made the initial landing without incident, but attempted to turn off the runway onto an adjacent taxiway and "turned too wide." The incident did not cause any delays to other flights at Bush Intercontinental Airport on Monday morning.