Seattle-bound flight stops in Spokane for medical emergency
Sep. 22, 2017
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — An Alaska Airlines flight from Chicago to Seattle made an emergency landing in Spokane because of a medical emergency.
KOMO-TV reports (https://goo.gl/KP1sB3 ) an Alaska spokeswoman said a male passenger collapsed outside a lavatory on the plane Thursday.
Officials say a physician on the plane started CPR and was assisted by two medics.
The plane landed in Spokane, and the passenger was taken to a local hospital. There is no information on his condition.
The flight then continued to Seattle.
Information from: KOMO-TV, http://www.komotv.com/