Plane catches fire in MCO hangar, 3 hospitalized

Three people have been hospitalized after an airplane caught fire at Orlando International Airport Saturday afternoon, according to OIA spokesperson Carolyn Fennel.

Fennell tells FOX 35 that the fire broke out around 2:10 pm at the Cessna Citation Service Center off of Bear Road and Tradeport Drive. The fire was isolated to the one aircraft, which was located inside the interior of the hangar.

The airplane is private and was being serviced at Cessna Citation Service Center. This fire did not have an impact on commercial activity.

Three people were taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center and the condition of their injuries are unknown. 

Check back with FOX35 for more information as it develops.

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