Two terminals at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport have reopened after being evacuated Saturday due to a security risk, officials said on the airport’s Twitter account.
Broward Sheriff’s Office deputies were notified, shortly after 8:30 a.m. Saturday of a bomb threat at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
As a precaution, Terminals 2 and 3 were evacuated and entry to the airport was shut down, deputies said.
BSO’s bomb squad unit was also on scene investigating the incident.
Social media showed traffic backups on roads leading to the airport, however upper and lower roadways have also been reopened and airport operations are gradually returning to normal, the airport said in a tweet.
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