Yvonne took to her IG page to share a post and video which shows a section of the aircraft covered in smoke. Emergency officials are captured at the scene as they attempted to prevent a large scale disaster.
In her comment giving thanks Nelson offers a note of caution to Delta Airline believed to be the carrier.
A report by CBS New York also confirms the incident. The landing gear of the plane enroute to Ghana reportedly caught fire according to a CBS reporter.
Take-off was aborted due to other issues undisclosed. 205 passengers onboard the aircraft were removed following the incident.