American Airlines employee fired, hit the woman with a stroller

(updated: 18:23 22.04.2017) 10129811144 © AP Photo / PRNewsFoto/American AirlinesPlane American Airlines. Archival photo ABC.

The incident occurred on Friday when the woman boarded the plane that was to fly from San Francisco to Dallas. One of the passengers published in the social network Facebook video with the comment: “Oh my God, the flight attendants during my flight took the stroller to the lady, hit her, almost hitting the child.”

The passenger managed to capture only the situation on Board after the incident, the moment of impact the video has not got. The atmosphere in the cabin grew even stronger when protecting a woman stood up the man who started an argument with the flight attendant.

“Hey, buddy, try to do the same with me, and you lie,” said the man to the conductor, and he advised not to intervene in the case, the circumstances of which he is not familiar.

The airline reported that it is conducting an investigation. The representative of American Airlines Leslie Scott stated that the reason for the incident was a dispute as to whether the woman to carry on Board the stroller.

“We apologize for the pain caused to the passenger and her family and any other customer who was affected by this incident”, — quotes TV channel the company’s statement, which notes that the woman and her family during the flight transplanted in first class.