Plane nearly goes off taxiway during take-off at Nashville airport

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Passengers were deboarded from a plane Friday afternoon after it nearly went off the taxiway.

Nashville airport officials said the nose gear of United Airlines Flight 4696 went into the grassy area off one of the taxiways.

No one was injured, and passengers were taken off the plane.

“This incident was unrelated to weather,” spokeswoman Shannon Sumrall told News 2.

News 2 learned the incident the delayed the Tennessee Titans plane from taking off Friday, but now they’re well on their way.

Further details weren’t released.