July 13, 1996 in Nation/World

Valujet Takes New Hit - From Truck

Compiled From Wire Services

Even with its fleet grounded, a ValuJet plane was in an accident Friday.

A delivery truck slammed into the left wing of a ValuJet DC-9 parked at a gate at Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport.

The truck driver struck the plane about 5 feet in from the wing tip. The driver suffered minor injuries.

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