SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - A Delta Air Lines flight from Seattle to
Atlanta has been diverted to Spokane International Airport after a
16-year-old boy died on board.
Airport spokesman Todd Woodard says
the teen suffered some kind of medical emergency on Flight 128 Saturday
morning and passed away, reportedly of natural causes.
spokesman Michael Thomas says there were 258 passengers on the Boeing
767. They exited the aircraft at Spokane, and some were being rebooked
onto other flights to get to their destinations. Delta was flying in
another crew Saturday afternoon to fly the remaining passengers to