LOS ANGELES -- Several passengers reported feeling ill on a Los Angeles-bound plane from Atlanta on Thursday.
The Los Angeles Fire Department responded to the scene. According to KNBC,all passengers of Spirit Airlines flight 404 refused to be transported.
Spirit issued a statement saying:
During Spirit Airlines flight 404 from Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) passengers reported a sweet smell in the mid-section of the aircraft for a brief time. The flight attendants notified the pilots of the odor, but no smell was detected in other parts of the aircraft. The smell dissipated quickly and the flight continued to LAX without incident. No emergency was declared and no passengers requested medical attention after landing.
This story will be updated as more details become available.