NORFOLK, Va. – Three people are in the hospital after a JetBlue plane made an emergency landing at Norfolk International Airport Monday morning.
According to a spokesperson with the Administration and Operations division of the Norfolk Airport Authority, the plane landed around 8:05 a.m. due to a passenger who was experiencing a medical event. The passenger was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
Shortly thereafter, two other passengers complained of unrelated symptoms and were also taken to the hospital.
The plane left Norfolk International around 2 p.m. Monday. The spokesperson said the flight originated from Newark, New Jersey, and was headed to the Dominican Republic.
There is no further information on the passengers’ conditions.