Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport Terminal 1 evacuated for broken sprinkler head

DANIA BEACH, Fla. - Some early-morning flights out of Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport may be delayed thanks to a broken sprinkler head.

Miami television station WTVJ reports the incident occurred about 5 a.m. Thursday in the airport's Terminal 1.

Airport spokesman Greg Meyer says concourses B and C were briefly evacuated.

Airlines operating out of Terminal 1 include Allegiant, Frontier, Southwest, Air Tran and United.

While workers were able to get the situation under control, Meyer says some morning flights could be delayed.

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