Fox News reports:
Vice President Pence’s airplane was diverted from New Hampshire back to Washington on Tuesday after being called back for an undisclosed emergency.
Pence was scheduled to visit Salem on Tuesday to participate in a roundtable discussion and deliver remarks on the opioid crisis and illegal drug flow in New Hampshire.
But shortly before the vice president was scheduled to arrive, an announcer at the event told the crowd that Air Force Two had been diverted because of an emergency.
The Vice President just cancelled his event in New Hampshire today saying there is an emergency and he is being called back to the White House. #Developing
— Edward Lawrence (@NewsEdward) July 2, 2019
Vice President Pence’s plane called back to Washington for unspecified emergency, as planned event in New Hampshire canceled https://t.co/ZCwe3oy1mG
— Fox News Alert (@foxnewsalert) July 2, 2019
Air Force 2 diverted, VP Pence brought back to Washington for undisclosed emergency #fnr
— Rachel Sutherland (@SutherlandFox) July 2, 2019
“The president called Air Force Two back to Washington. It was about to land and they had to call them back to Washington. I don’t recall that they use the word ‘emergency ‘or ‘crisis,’” he said
— Jon Levine (@LevineJonathan) July 2, 2019