Jet fuel dumped on Los Angeles school playground

Jet fuel from an aircraft returning to Los Angeles International Airport fell on an elementary school playground on Tuesday, The Associated Press reports. 

Firefighters for the Los Angeles County Fire Department assessed that 17 children and nine adults complained of minor injuries. There were no evacuations ordered for the immediate area. 

The Federal Aviation Administration released a statement that Delta Air Lines Flight 89 declared an emergency after departing the Los Angeles International Airport, returned to the airport and landed without incident.