US Airways flight makes emergency stop in Memphis - Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

US Airways flight makes emergency stop in Memphis

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Source: Mitch Goulding, KLTV Source: Mitch Goulding, KLTV
MEMPHIS, TN -

(WMC-TV) – A US Airways flight leaving from Charlotte and headed to Dallas-Fort Worth was diverted to Memphis on Monday, and had to land due an on-board medical situation.

A reporter from our sister station KLTV was on board the flight. He saw a man suffering from a medical situation about an hour into the flight. There was an emergency room doctor and nurse on board and they administered medical treatment.

The plane landed in Memphis and was met on the runway by paramedics. He was transported to the hospital.

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