Turkish Airlines Jet Skids Off Runway, Passengers Escape to Safety

The plane landed in dense fog in Nepal's capital.

Passengers slid to safety on emergency slides.

The airline released a statement following the incident, stating that one passenger was slightly injured and taken to a hospital for treatment.

“The technical examination will determine the cause of the incident,” the statement read.

The runway was slippery after two days of rain and there was dense fog at the time. The plane was stuck in the grass and there was some damage to the front of the Airbus 330.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.