North Terminal at Detroit Metropolitan Airport all clear after evacuation

Published On: Apr 01 2013 08:25:16 AM EDT   Updated On: Jul 26 2013 06:09:20 PM EDT
DTW passengers with luggage
ROMULUS, Mich. -

The all-clear has been given at the North Terminal at Detroit Metropolitan Airport after a bomb squad responded early Monday morning to a suspicious item at a security checkpoint.

Airport spokesman Mike Conway said the check-in lobby at the North Terminal in Romulus was shut down about 6:15 a.m. Conway said the item was in an X-ray machine at a security checkpoint.

Bomb squad at DTW

--Bomb squad vehicle at DTW.

No one was hurt but hundreds of passengers had to haul their luggage to another terminal.