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Southwest flight makes emergency landing at McCarran

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A Southwest Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing at McCarran Airport about 5 p.m. Monday after a smoke alarm went off in the plane's rear lavatory.

The flight originated in Phoenix and was headed to Sacramento. It was diverted to Las Vegas.

According to a spokesperson for McCarran Airport, there were 140 passengers on the flight. They were put on a different flight and continued on to Sacramento without incident. There were no injuries reported. 

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