Witness says teen opened airplane door quickly

The teen an American citizen was stopped by construction crew members who were working nearby. He has been detained for questioning by police and will be transported to a hospital for psychiatric evaluation. According to SFO spokesperson Doug Yakel

A 17-year-old boy jumped off from an airplane on Tuesday by opening its emergency door. The teen was a passenger on Copa Airlines Flight 208 flying in from Panama City.

A teenager was taken for a medical evaluation after he opened an emergency door on an plane in San Francisco. The teen was a male USA citizen, airport spokesman Doug Yakel told CBS in San Francisco.

It's illegal for a passenger to open the door themselves, and it's unclear what charges he may face.

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Passenger Matt Crowder said people sitting near the exit row stood up and shouted when the boy jumped. "Moments later I found out that a passenger had opened the emergency exit window and slid down the wing and on to the tarmac".

SFO spokesperson Doug Yakel confirmed that at around 2:30 p.m. a 17-year-old male USA citizen on Copa Airlines flight 208 from Panama City that had landed at the airport left the aircraft through the overwing emergency exit door, jumping down to the tarmac. Relay the message back. Meanwhile, "a Copa crew member closed the exit door, and the aircraft proceeded to the gate", the airline says in a statement, per KGO. "It was pretty insane". After a year full of stories of passenger abuse, just this Monday, passengers on a stranded plane were so desperate after being stuck for six hours on a runway in Ottawa that one of them called 911.

Other flights at the airport were able to operate as normal throughout the incident.

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