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A flight headed to Tampa International Airport needed to make a little detour.

The United Airlines flight 1640 headed from Newark Liberty International Airport Tampa needed to made an announcement to the passengers that there was a technical issue that would force them to land in Washington, D.C.

Video of emergency vehicles around the runway was shown on WTSP Channel 10 News.

Passengers were moved to a different plane before resuming their trip to Tampa.