Woman dies on flight headed for PBIA

Posted by Rachel Leigh email

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (WFLX) - A woman dies on board an AirTran flight headed for West Palm Beach.

Flight 664 took off from New York headed for Palm Beach International Airport; however, the flight made an emergency landing in Philadelphia after an 80-year-old New York resident suffered a heart attack on board.

Paramedics sat waiting when the plane touched down, but the woman already died. The woman was flying with her sister.