Jet leaving Las Vegas catches fire

(REVIEWJOURNAL) — At least 14 people were hospitalized after a British Airways plane caught fire Tuesday afternoon at McCarran International Airport.

Passengers used emergency slides to get off the plane, Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor said.

The fire was reported at 4:13 p.m., the airport said. It was out by 4:18 p.m.

All 159 passengers and 13 crew members on the 275-seat aircraft were off by then, the airport said.