Cell phone catches fire on airplane

Air Canada says a fire was extinguished immediately when a cellphone caught fire aboard one of its planes in Toronto this morning.

The airline says the plane was getting ready to take off for Vancouver with 266 passengers on board when the fire broke out.

The plane was not damaged but the cellphone owner was injured.

There is no word on the person's condition but the owner was able to walk off the plane without assistance to be treated for burns.

The make and model of the phone is currently unknown