DENVER – United Airlines says 10 people were injured when a Los Angeles-to-Chicago flight encountered turbulence early Monday.
The airline says Flight 1028 was diverted to Denver International Airport at about 3 a.m. and the injured were taken to Denver hospitals. Their conditions have not been released.
Eight were passengers and two were flight attendants.
The airline says maintenance crews inspected and cleared the plane and it completed the flight to Chicago.