NY-bound flight evacuated in Puerto Rico

Flight 704 had been scheduled to land at

Flight 704 had been scheduled to land at John F. Kennedy Airport at 10:37 p.m. Saturday.

(AP) -- An engine fire forced evacuation of a New York-bound JetBlue flight before it could take off on Saturday, Puerto Rico airport officials said.

Puerto Rico airport authority official Rolando Padua said in a statement that the 186 passengers aboard were evacuated after the pilot halted the A-320 at 7 p.m. EDT (2300 GMT) before it could take off. Firefighters at Luis Munoz Marin airport...

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