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Plane returns to Las Vegas after reports of fumes in cabin

A flight from Las Vegas to Toronto returned to McCarran International Airport shortly after takeoff this weekend after reports of fumes in the plane’s cabin.

About 2:20 p.m. Saturday, Air Canada flight 1852 declared an in-air emergency after the crew reported concerns regarding fumes, according to Christine Crews, McCarran spokeswoman.

The flight, which departed McCarran at 1:19 p.m., landed at 2:30 p.m. The Boeing 767 jet taxied to the gate under its own power.

Clark County Fire Department gave the all-clear at 2:53 p.m.

No passengers were treated for injuries, Crews said.

Contact Mick Akers at makers@reviewjournal.com or 702-387-2920. Follow @mickakers on Twitter.

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