A Hawaiian 767-300 (Photo: Simon_sees from Australia (Hawaiian 767) [CC BY 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons)

Hawaiian Airlines Passengers and Crew Treated after Pepper Spray Goes Off

12 passengers and three flight attendants aboard a Hawaiian Airlines plane from Oakland, Calif. to Kahului, on the island of Maui, were given medical attention after a can of pepper spray went off in the cabin. A passenger had illegally brought a can of pepper spray aboard the Boeing 767 aircraft and the can discharged about halfway into the flight. According to passengers aboard the flight, the can went off around the front of the plane and affected manybusiness class…