Pieces of a passenger airplane fell from the sky Saturday over a Denver area neighborhood and community park as it made an emergency landing back to Denver International Airport.

Broomfield Police tweeted photos of the debris in the front yards of homes at about 2 p.m. Police are directing residents who have debris in their yard or near their home to call dispatch at 303.438.6405 to report it as soon as possible. Officials are pleading with the public to not move or touch any of the aircraft debris in order to preserve it for an investigation.

Police said the plane was flying over Broomfield Saturday afternoon when it experienced "engine trouble" while videos posted to Twitter show one of the engines caught fire.

Denver Gazette reporter David Mullen reports more than 200 passengers were on the United Airlines flight #328, a Boeing 777, from Denver to Honolulu. No injuries were reported.

Broomfield police said three locations throughout Broomfield, including a community park, had debris from the aircraft.

A 9News reporter in Denver posted a video to Twitter of the passenger airplane successfully landing at Denver International Airport:

Broomfield is a city about 18 miles northwest of Denver.


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