NEWS A scorpion was found on seat of easyJet #U26883 at Paris CDG

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A flight from Paris to Glasgow was delayed overnight after a passenger spotted a scorpion on board.

A passenger raised the alarm with cabin crew after noticing the scorpion on flight #U26883 from Glasgow to Paris on Monday.

An EasyJet spokesman said: “EasyJet can confirm that a passenger reported to crew that a scorpion was on board flight EZY6883 from Glasgow to Paris Charles de Gaulle.

“The safety and comfort of our passengers and crew is always our highest priority so, as a precaution, the aircraft will be fumigated before its next flight, EZY6884 to Glasgow, which is delayed overnight as a result.