Tonight, United Airlines flight 967 from Washington D.C.’s Dulles Airport to LAX  encountered turbulence injuring at least 30 passengers, one of them seriously. The flight was diverted to Denver never making its final destination to Los Angeles.

Reports indicate that there were 255 passengers on the plane with 10 crew members. Aviation accidents are a unique area of personal injury law. If you or a loved one have been injured while on a commercial flight or on a private charter flight, it is important  that you immediately speak with an accident attorney about your case.