Departing flights at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson airport have been halted following the accidental discharge of a weapon. The airport is safe. There is no active shooter. There was a mistake, and someone made a loud noise.
“We do not know what is going on. We are investigating. Wait for more information to come out.”
This is a tweet about an airport. A gun went off by accident at the airport. There are not any other guns at the airport, so there is no active shooter.
Police are at the scene. No one has been hurt.
There was an accident at the security checkpoint. Police are working to find out what happened and who did it.
There is not an active shooter. There was an accidental discharge at the Airport. There is no danger to passengers or employees. An investigation is ongoing, more information will be published on this channel.
— Atlanta Airport (@ATLairport) November 20, 2021
An account called “ATLUncensored” tweeted a video of people on the ground, security barriers that are turned over, and airport staff trying to help passengers.
Someone is shouting for people to get down. Some passengers are running around on the floor.
Passengers on a plane to New York were scared because they thought there was an active shooter. The plane closed its doors so the person could not go in.
Bruh this is going on right now at the Atlanta airport!!! pic.twitter.com/fA3QwszuRn
— JamariJonesATL (@JamariJones_ATL) November 20, 2021
Dianne Callahan also posted a picture of people standing on the tarmac. She later tweeted that the plane was getting off the ground so that everyone could go through security again.
Ms. Callahan said she was pleased with how Delta Air Lines handled the situation.
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