MN-bound flight makes emergency landing in SD after heart attack

  • June 25, 2013 - 1:01 PM

ABERDEEN, S.D. — A Delta Airlines flight from Montana to Minnesota made an emergency landing in northeast South Dakota after a passenger had a heart attack on board.

The American News in Aberdeen reports ( ) that the flight was en route from Montana to Minneapolis Tuesday morning when it made an unscheduled landing at Aberdeen Regional Airport.

Randy Meister with Aberdeen Fire and Rescue says a passenger on board had a heart attack but appeared to be conscious and talking as he was loaded into an ambulance.

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