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Man wakes up on plane in dark and cold

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Man wakes up on plane in dark and cold

CREATED Dec. 9, 2013

Houston, TX (KTNV) -- A man's nap on a recent airline flight turned into something much more.

Tom Wagner says that he fell asleep on his flight from Louisiana to Houston, where he was supposed to catch another flight to California.

Instead, he woke up all alone inside fo a cold, dark airplane.

Wagner called his girlfriend to tell her that he was locked in a plane.

ExpressJet says it is investigation how Wagner was left behind on the plane.

Wagner says the airline apologized, put him up in a hotel room and gave him a $250 voucher.