Jennifer Lawrence's Plane Has Incident at 31K Feet
Left engine reportedly failed, and it wasn't the only one
By Newser Editors,  Newser Staff
Posted Jun 12, 2017 11:05 AM CDT
In this Oct. 28, 2016, file photo, Jennifer Lawrence arrives at the BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.    (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

(Newser) – Engine failure is not what you want to experience at 31,000 feet, but that's what happened to actress Jennifer Lawrence on Saturday—and then it got worse. The 26-year-old had departed Louisville, Ky., on a private plane with two pilots and one other passenger when the engine issue occurred.

A rep for the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority tells the Buffalo News a Beechcraft 400 Beechjet made an emergency landing in Buffalo at 1:15pm due to the left-engine issue. E! reports that while making the landing, the other engine gave out, but the plane was able to land without incident. A rep for Lawrence confirms to USA Today that she was uninjured.

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