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Truck Clips Wing Of Plane At Bradley; Aircraft Out Of Service

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WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (AP) _ A Southwest Airlines jet has been
taken out of service at Bradley International Airport in
Connecticut after a truck delivering water, ice and other
provisions clipped a wing.

Marilee McInnis, a spokeswoman for Southwest, says the accident
occurred early Thursday morning.

She says the flight was headed to Nashville, Tenn., and that
damage to the plane is being assessed. The airline’s website says
the flight, which was due out of Bradley at 8:20 a.m., was

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