Two ambulances were rushed to hospital at St. John's International Airport during lunch following emergency medical aid on an international flight.
Airport officials confirm that Saudi Arabia Airlines 777 was diverted to St. John's medical emergency – whose nature is not known at this time.
.@stjohnsairport confirms that this Saudi Airlines 777 was diverted to #yyt for a medical emergency. Two ambulances were only seen leaving the airport with activated lights and sirens. The nature of the emergency is not known. The flight is heading to Washington @VOCMNEWS pic.twitter.com/bPZhA60JGB
– Fred Hutton (@Fred_Hutton) November 12, 2019
Soon after noon, two ambulances left the airport with activated lights and sirens. RNC members also attended the scene.
The flight was heading to Washington.