Reprinted from starnewsonline.com. By Hannah DelaCourt.

A plane en route to John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York made an emergency landing at Wilmington International Airport just before 4 p.m. Sunday.

The LAN Airlines plane traveling from Ecuador was diverted to ILM after a 90-year-old female passenger reportedly suffered from a possible cardiac arrest, Gary Broughton, the deputy director of ILM, said.

Broughton said the woman was talking with emergency medical services as they got her off the aircraft, and she had been transported to New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

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