Airport Employee Ingested into Engine At San Antonio Airport

A worker at the San Antonio International Airport died after an accident occurred on Friday night. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said the accident happened on Friday evening at 10:25 p.m. when Delta Flight 1111, which had just arrived from Los Angeles at the San Antonio International Airport, was taxiing to theie gate on one engine. At some point during that time, a worker was ingested into the engine.

“An accident occurred on the ground at San Antonio International Airport (SAT) tonight that resulted in the fatality of an airline ground crew member,” The San Antonio International Airport said in a statement. “We are deeply saddened by this incident and are working with authorities as they begin their investigation. We will share more information as details become available.”