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Flight from Chicago makes emergency landing in Milwaukee after possible mechanical issues

MILWAUKEE — A Mitchell International Airport spokesperson tells FOX6 News an American Airlines flight traveling from Illinois to North Dakota, made an emergency landing in Milwaukee after experiencing possible mechanical issues Saturday night, October 22nd.

The American Airlines flight 3232 was headed from Chicago, Illinois to Fargo, North Dakota.

An American Airlines spokesperson tells us there was a reported odor in the cockpit during the flight and as a safety precaution, the plane was diverted Milwaukee.

The plane made a safe landing at approximately 8:45 p.m.

There were 50 passengers on board and three crew members. No one was injured.

The spokesperson says the passengers will be put up in a hotel overnight, and another plane will be dispatched for an expected departure on Sunday morning.

No other details have been released.