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Published September 13, 2010, 05:19 PM

Baggage Area Partially Evacuated at Minneapolis Airport

The baggage claim area at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport was briefly evacuated Monday

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A section of the baggage claim area at the

Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport was briefly evacuated

after three bags were left unattended.

WCCO-TV reports that authorities were told of the unattended

bags around 12:30 p.m. Monday. The area was evacuated while the

Bloomington Bomb Squad investigated and removed the bags.

The area near baggage carousels 7, 8 and 9 were reopened by 3

p.m.

Flights were unaffected.

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