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Fifteen Injured, One Burned After Plane Catches Fire Before Takeoff in Fort Lauderdale

There were 110 passengers onboard.

Firefighters walk past a burned out engine of a Dynamic Airways Boeing 767, Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, at Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport in Dania Beach, Fla. The passenger plane's engine caught fire Thursday as it prepared for takeoff, and passengers had to quickly evacuate on the runway using emergency slides, officials said. The plane was headed to Caracas, Ven. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Fort Lauderdale's airport has reopened after a plane caught fire before takeoff.

Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport spokesman Greg Meyer said one of two runways had been reopened about 3:15 p.m. Thursday.

Firefighters walk past a burned out engine of a Dynamic Airways Boeing 767, Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, at Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport in Dania Beach, Fla. The passenger plane's engine caught fire Thursday as it prepared for takeoff, and passengers had to quickly evacuate on the runway using emergency slides, officials said. The plane was headed to Caracas, Ven. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Firefighters stand next to a Dynamic Airways Boeing 767, Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, at Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport in Dania Beach, Fla. The passenger planes' engine caught fire Thursday as it prepared for takeoff, and passengers had to quickly evacuate on the runway using emergency slides, officials said. The plane was headed to Caracas, Venezuela. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Meanwhile, Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue spokesman Mike Jachles says 15 people were taken to the hospital after the fire on the Dynamic Airways Boeing 767. One suffered burns that were not life-threatening while the rest suffered less serious injuries such as bumps, bruises and sprains.

Jachles now says there were 110 passengers onboard. The 767's left engine caught fire as it taxied for takeoff for a flight to Venezuela.

Dynamic is a 5-year-old airline that connects Fort Lauderdale, New York, Venezuela and Guyana. It operates seven 767s.

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