Several flights delayed after flat tire on Bluegrass Airport runway

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) -- The Blue Grass Airport's main runway had to be shut down for about an hour Sunday night after a small aircraft got a flat tire while taxiing on the runway.

Airport officials say two flights were delayed Sunday evening and two flights had to be rerouted to Louisville.

The issue Sunday evening also caused two Monday morning flights to be delayed.

Airline officials say the passengers on the small aircraft were not injured.

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