Authorities in Miami investigate whether man came from wheel well of airplane that had just arrived from Guatemala

An investigation is ongoing into what appears in a video to be a stowaway exiting a plane’s wheel well.

The flight in question was American Airlines #1182 which arrived at Miami International Airport on Saturday at 10:06 a.m. from Guatemala, Mexico.

American Airlines told Local 10 News that the plane, “was met by law enforcement due to a security issue.”

Authorities are investigating what appears in a video to be a stowaway exiting a plane’s wheel well.

The airline is working with local law enforcement in their investigation but did not provide any additional information.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue did confirm that a man was taken to a nearby hospital.

No other information was made available.

Local 10 News has reached out to U.S. Customs and Border Patrol, which is leading the investigation.

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