CHICAGO (CBS) — A passenger died on a flight from Chicago to Mexico City early Tuesday.
Aeroméxico flight 683 took off from O’Hare International Airport around 12:30 a.m., and made an emergency landing in Houston about two hours later, after an elderly passenger became unresponsive in his seat.READ MORE: Galewood Man Charged With Aggravated Battery In The Stabbing Of CTA Bus Driver
The 88-year-old man was traveling with his grandson, and authorities said it appeared he died of natural causes.READ MORE: 2 Men Shot In River North
A doctor was on board the flight, but was it was too late to do anything for the man, who reportedly had a pacemaker and several health issues.MORE NEWS: Teammates Of Boy Killed In Waukesha Christmas Parade Tragedy Honor Him With Baseball Memorial
The man and his grandson had started their trip in California, and were going to visit relatives in Mexico.