Both planes at Punta Gorda Airport are owned by Allegiant Air, according to a statement from the airline, which said there were no injuries.
The 136 passengers and six crew members of the Springfield, Illinois-bound plane had to disembark, and the flight was canceled.
Passengers had the option of getting on another flight or receiving a full refund. They also were given $250 per itinerary, as well as $150 vouchers, Allegiant said in the statement.
“We’re very sorry for the disruption this has caused to our customers’ travel plans,” the statement said.