UPDATED: 1/16/2013 – 4:09 p.m.
CHICAGO (CBS) — Three people were injured when an American Airlines plane en route from New Orleans to Chicago hit turbulence Wednesday morning.
The three suffered head injuries, and one person — a 38-year-old woman — was transported to the hospital. The two others refused treatment, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
The flight was American Eagle Flight 3720 from New Orleans. The aircraft was a Bombardier CRJ-700, with 26 passengers and crew of four. It departed New Orleans at 7:27 a.m. and landed at O’Hare at 9:31 a.m.