Chicago flight from Omaha canceled in hail storm

August 19, 2011 6:00:57 AM PDT
A Southwest Airlines flight from Omaha, Nebraska, bound for Midway Airport in Chicago was canceled due to a bad hail storm that injured a pilot.

The pilot was hit by large hailstones while standing in a jetway . He was treated at a hospital.

Officials temporarily shut down Eppley Airfield in Omaha. The hail shattered car windows.