Plane Carrying Miami Heat Players Slides at Milwaukee Airport
Wednesday night players of the Miami Heat had a scare when the plane they were flying in to Milwaukee slid as it was taxiing to the gate. According to a tweet from the team the plane never left the pavement. Everyone on board deplaned and no injuries were reported.
Upon landing in Milwaukee tonight the team plane slid while taxiing but never left the pavement. Everyone on board has deplaned and is ok.— Miami HEAT (@MiamiHEAT) January 12, 2017
Flights in and out of Mitchell International were halted for a short time Wednesday night due to icy conditions. Most of southeast Wisconsin picked up a glaze of ice with freezing rain and sleet.
Miami Heat will play the Milwaukee Bucks on Friday.