Indiana Gov. Mike PenceMichael (Mike) Richard PenceTrump attacks Pence aide who called Ukraine call 'inappropriate' Top Pence aide told lawmakers Trump's Ukraine call was 'inappropriate' in closed-door testimony READ: Foreign service officer Jennifer Williams's closed-door testimony from the House impeachment inquiry MORE’s plane slid off the runway at LaGuardia airport in New York on Thursday night, though there were no reported injuries, according to the Associated Press.

The GOP vice presidential nominee was on the plane, but was not injured, according to reporters on the plane who tweeted that emergency crews were on the scene. There was no fire on the plane, and all the passengers have now been evacuated. 

Pence tweeted that he was "thankful" that everyone on the plane was safe, and suggested he would continue his campaign events as planned on Friday. He is scheduled to appear at a rally in Bensalem, Pa., on Friday afternoon.

The plane "overshot" the runway while landing, according to a statement by the Port Authority.

Pence stood up and checked to make sure everyone on the plane was OK, according to an NBC reporter on the plane. Video later showed Pence walking around outside the aircraft, talking to first responders as rain poured down.


According to photos from the scene, the concrete on the runway was badly damaged after the landing.

The incident forced LaGuardia to temporarily halt flights, according to an alert put out by the city. A later alert just before 9:15 p.m. said that the airport had reopened with "limited air traffic."

Following an earlier incident, #LaGuardia Airport has reopened to limited air traffic. Expect delays. Check with airline for additional info

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NBC reported that Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump reversed course on flavored e-cigarette ban over fear of job losses: report Trump to award National Medal of Arts to actor Jon Voight Sondland notified Trump officials of investigation push ahead of Ukraine call: report MORE called his running mate from his motorcade in Ohio and a spokeswoman said he was glad everyone was safe. 

At his Ohio rally that began shortly after the accident, Trump told the crowd that he had spoken Pence, "and he's OK." 

"The plane skidded off the runway and was pretty close to grave, grave danger, but I just spoke to Mike Pence and he's fine he got out," Trump said. "Everybody's fine, everybody's fine, but what a great decision it was to get Mike Pence, what a great guy, what a great job he's doing."

Pence had two campaign rallies earlier Thursday in Nebraska and Iowa.

Pence canceled a fundraiser that was planned in New York City on Thursday night, according to reports.

Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonImpeachment hearings don't move needle with Senate GOP GOP divided over impeachment trial strategy 'Too Far Left' hashtag trends on Twitter MORE tweeted on Thursday night that she was "glad to hear" Pence was safe.

– Updated: 9:45 p.m.