Suspicious bags lead to flight delays at BWI

Posted at 8:29 PM, Jun 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-30 20:52:03-04

Flights were delayed at BWI Airport Friday evening while authorities investigated suspicious bags at an adjacent parking garage. 

BWI Spokesman Jonathan Dean said the daily garage was temporarily closed around 5:15 p.m. to investigate unattendend bags left on the 8th level of the garage. Authorities determined the bags were not hazardous and the garage reopened at 6:30 pm.

Flights were temporarily delayed while the investigation took place.