United Flight from Virginia diverted to DIA

Posted at 3:32 PM, Sep 12, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-12 17:32:33-04

A medical issue inside a United flight from Virginia to Los Angeles forced the crew to divert the plane to Denver International Airport early Saturday afternoon, officials with the airport confirmed with 7NEWS. 

United Airlines Flight 1822 landed at DIA shortly after a "medical disturbance" was reported inside the aircraft.

The flight landed without incident. No other reports about the medical issue were made available to 7NEWS. 

The plane took off from DIA at around 1:16 p.m.