Plane blows 2 tires while taxiing at Lambert Airport

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- A Trans States Airlines plane, operating as United Express, blew two tires while taxiing Thursday morning at Lambert Airport. Officials say flight # 3412,  was en route from St. Louis to the Chicago O’Hare International Airport. Fifty passengers were safely deplaned on the taxiway and returned to the terminal via bus.

They were transported to Chicago on another aircraft, which departed at 8:30 a.m.