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Flight 1554 of United Airlines, departing from Washington D.C. on its way to San Francisco, was diverted to Denver on Wednesday evening after a female passenger got stuck in the bathroom

The United Airlines flight en route to San Francisco is diverted to Denver after a female passenger is stuck in the bathroom for an HOUR – and requires five firefighters to get her out

  • Flight 1554 of United Airlines was diverted to Denver on Wednesday evening
  • The flight left Washington D.C. on its way to San Francisco when the route changed
  • The plane was diverted after the female passenger got stuck in the bathroom for an hour, unable to force the door
  • The flight landed in Denver at around 7.30 p.m. and five firefighters and an engineer boarded the plane to free the captive woman
  • The woman came & # 39; ashamed & # 39; but unscathed
  • The flight departed from Denver at 9:11 p.m. and landed in San Francisco at 11:15 p.m.
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A United Airlines flight en route to San Francisco was diverted when a female passenger got stuck in the bathroom of the plane for an hour, causing a detour to Denver.

Flight 1554 of United Airlines left Washington D.C. on Wednesday evening at 5.37 p.m. and made the unforeseen stop at Denver around 7.30 p.m.

The female passenger got stuck in the bathroom because the door got stuck, leaving her stuck for about an hour.

As a result, the flight landed in Denver and Denver Fire was called on site around 7 p.m. Five firefighters and a technician then boarded the flight to release the woman.

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Flight 1554 of United Airlines, departing from Washington D.C. on its way to San Francisco, was diverted to Denver on Wednesday evening after a female passenger got stuck in the bathroom

Flight 1554 of United Airlines, departing from Washington D.C. on its way to San Francisco, was diverted to Denver on Wednesday evening after a female passenger got stuck in the bathroom

The female passenger got stuck in the bathroom because the door got stuck, leaving her stuck for about an hour.

The female passenger got stuck in the bathroom because the door got stuck, leaving her stuck for about an hour.

Firefighters pictured above work to free her in Denver

Firefighters pictured above work to free her in Denver

The female passenger got stuck in the bathroom because the door got stuck, leaving her stuck for about an hour. Firefighters pictured above work to free her in Denver

A passenger shared a video of the incident with several officers who were struggling to push the door open.

& # 39; Well people, it's never a dull moment on @united, we need a & # 39; emergency landing in Denver because a passenger got stuck in the bathroom. You can't come up with this … the wifi is also worthless and there is no way to charge my phone, happy travels, & tweet passenger Taylor Kimber.

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In the clip, firefighters hear: & # 39; Madam, we'll just let you know we'll open the doors soon. We will get you gone soon. & # 39;

Kimber shared an update and said: & # 39; Passenger came out of the bathroom thanks to @DenverFireDept and is ok … we have to get on another plane now. What an adventure. & # 39;

A passenger shared a video of the incident with multiple officers who were struggling to force the door open and said, "Well people, it's never a dull moment at United" # 39;

A passenger shared a video of the incident with multiple officers who were struggling to force the door open and said, "Well people, it's never a dull moment at United" # 39;

A passenger shared a video of the incident with multiple officers who were struggling to force the door open and said, "Well people, it's never a dull moment at United" # 39;

The flight landed in Denver at around 7.30 p.m. and five firefighters and an engineer boarded the plane to free the captive woman

The flight landed in Denver at around 7.30 p.m. and five firefighters and an engineer boarded the plane to free the captive woman

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The flight landed in Denver at around 7.30 p.m. and five firefighters and an engineer boarded the plane to free the captive woman

Passenger Jennifer Gettman said the pilot announced the diversion over the intercom before landing in Denver.

& # 39; Fire, police, someone had a big pickaxe and they managed to open the door after about 10 minutes, & # 39; she said CBS.

& # 39; Everyone clapped, the woman came out, they all felt very bad for her … She seemed fine. I mean, I don't know how she was landing in the bathroom. But it went well, & she added.

United Airlines said the door went out of operation when the woman was still inside. Denver International Airport pictured above

United Airlines said the door went out of operation when the woman was still inside. Denver International Airport pictured above

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United Airlines said the door went out of operation when the woman was still inside. Denver International Airport pictured above

The flight departed from Denver at 9:11 PM MDT and landed around 11:15 PM in San Francisco

The flight departed from Denver at 9:11 PM MDT and landed around 11:15 PM in San Francisco

The flight departed from Denver at 9:11 PM MDT and landed around 11:15 PM in San Francisco

Eventually the woman was released and nobody was injured.

The woman was said to be embarrassed when she left the bathroom, but she was unharmed.

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United Airlines said the door went out of operation when the woman was still inside.

& # 39; Flight 1554 from Washington D.C. to San Francisco left for Denver to assist a customer who was in the toilet when the toilet door went out of service. The passenger was safely taken out of the toilet after landing and customers have since moved on with a new aircraft to their destination & # 39 ;, the company said in a statement to DailyMail.com.

& # 39; We reach out to all customers on board and the client in the toilet to apologize, & # 39; added the statement.

The flight departed from Denver at 9:11 PM MDT and landed around 11:15 PM in San Francisco.

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