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15 hurt after hard landing of JetBlue flight from Long Beach

August 26, 2010 |  2:50 pm

A JetBlue flight from Long Beach had a hard landing at Sacramento International Airport on Thursday, injuring more than a dozen passengers.

JetBlue Flight 262 caught fire after two tires blew upon landing shortly after 1 p.m. Thursday, according to Fox 40 Sacramento. A passenger on board the aircraft told the station that passengers felt a hard bump and were told that the "brakes locked" upon landing.

Fifteen people were injured when they evacuated the plane through the emergency slides. All passengers were bused to Terminal B of the airport from the runway.

None of the injuries appeared to be life-threatening.

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