Medical responders rushed to the LF Wade International Airport around 2:55am on Wednesday, April 3, in response to a reported medical emergency on board a JetBlue flight from Barbados, that was en route to New York.
A police spokeswoman said the flight “was diverted to Bermuda after a 63-year-old woman became unresponsive during the flight”.
“The woman was transported to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance where she was later pronounced dead.
“No further information will be given until the next of kin have been informed.
“Jet Blue flight #1562 safely departed Bermuda for New York, later this morning.”