Passengers onboard a Spirit Airlines flight, travelling from Charlotte, North Carolina to Newark, New Jersey had a major scare when a bat infiltrated their flight.
A video of the incident has gone viral online and in it one can see the animal flying over the heads of the passengers. The bat began flying through the cabin almost thirty minutes into the flight and had everyone screaming at the top of their lungs.
In the video, flyers can be seen shouting and running away from the bat to save themselves. In fact, some passengers even tried to lock themselves inside the washrooms to safeguard themselves from the bat.
Though the situation turned out to be quite scary for the passengers.
According to reports, the bat was eventually caught and held until the end of the flight.
Social media found the incident hilarious, below are a few reactions:
Look bats need to get places too.
— Keith Kelly (@KeiththeThird) August 2, 2019
Have they checked if any of the passengers was missing?
— Godzillo (@godzillo_) August 1, 2019
A bat in a plane is flying twice at one time
— KungFuKevin (@kmahoons) August 1, 2019
Poor bat trapped by screaming Americans.
— North Hampshire For Europe 🇪🇺 #FBPE (@North_Hants4eu) August 3, 2019
Half the plane finna be vampires when y’all land
— Prolific New York (@iiamnewyork) August 3, 2019
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