Police have given the all clear and allowed travelers to return to the baggage claim area of the airport in Austin after it was evacuated when a suspicious package was found.
Austin police spokeswoman Lisa Cortinas says they were alerted to the suspicious package at about 10:40 a.m. and sent out the bomb squad to check it out. She said they gave the all clear at about 12:45 p.m. She did not have information on what the package turned out to be.
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Derick Hackett, Austin Department of Aviation spokesman, says the evacuated baggage claim area is on the lower level of Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. He said flights weren't affected by the evacuation.