Nightly News   |  July 22, 2013

Plane’s nose gear collapses at LaGuardia

A Southwest Airlines plane traveling from Nashville to New York’s LaGuardia skidded to a stop Monday, but there were not any injuries. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> and here in new york, at the height of the evening get away, laguardia airport was shut down to all incoming and outgoing flights because of this scary incident on the runway. southwest flight coming in from nashville had the front landing gear collapse. it skidded in for a landing. firefighters were on it. passengers stayed on board the aircraft throughout. no fire, though we are getting late reports of several minor injuries among passengers.