A major disaster was averted on Saturday as an Air Peace Plane overshot the runway at the Port Harcourt International Airport, Rivers State.
The incident occurred during a heavy downpour.
One of the passengers on board said the incident occurred as the plane was landing at the airport.
The plane was said to have come to a halt some 200 meters in the bush by the runway.
It was gathered that all passengers have been evacuated and driven to the arrival area.
Signup for FREE news updates, latest information and hottest gists everyday/Advertise on NigerianEye.com