A United Airlines flight number 5869 operated by Skywest landed at Denver’s international airport with one of its engines in flames at 2:30 PM Sunday afternoon.
Photos posted on Twitter show the left engine at the back of the small aircraft on fire and passengers on the tarmac after an evacuation.
Photos also showed a fire underneath the tail of the Bombardier CRJ-701.
The passenger who snapped dramatic pictures and recorded video following the evacuation wrote on Twitter that no-one was injured.
He wrote that the plane caught fire on the runway after making a one-hour flight from Aspen, Colorado.
— raiyan (@raiyansyed) July 2, 2017