NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey woman died aboard a United Airlines flight from London that landed at Newark Liberty International Airport.
Police and a medical examiner were waiting when Flight 115 arrived at 9:45 p.m. Monday.READ MORE: Triple Shooting In Philadelphia Leaves Man Dead, 2 Women Coming Out Of Church Injured, Police Say
Port Authority Police spokesman Joe Pentangelo says the 23-year-old Newark resident was traveling alone.
Pentangelo says a doctor aboard the plane tried to help when the woman was found unconscious, however she died while in flight. Pentangelo says the woman may have had a pre-existing medical condition.READ MORE: United Ukrainian American Relief Committee Sends Shipping Containers Filled With Supplies To Ukraine
Pentangelo says there was no need to quarantine other passengers.
Authorities are awaiting results of an autopsy and have not yet released her name.
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