Plane lands safely after bird strike

Spirit Airlines flight from FLL to Dallas forced to turn back

Published On: Mar 08 2013 09:09:47 AM EST
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -

A Spirit Airlines flight from Fort Lauderdale to Dallas was forced to turn back Friday morning after a bird strike.

According to airport officials, the plane landed safely and no problems were reported.

There were 109 people on board.