EMERGENCY United Boeing 737 flight #UA1977 Skids off runway at Chicago O’Hare

A United Airlines flight from Seattle skidded off a runway at O’Hare International Airport on Wednesday.

Chicago Fire Department, Chicago Aviation Department and FAA officials confirmed United Flight 1977 from Seattle slid off the end of Runway 27R into an overrun area after missing a turn to begin taxiing to the terminal. The airline said the plane never left the pavement, and stopped within an overrun area.

 The Fire Department said there was no damage to the plane, a Boeing 737-900.