UPDATE: Passenger Heart Attack Leads to Flight's Emergency Landing at Midland International Airport 1/7/14
UPDATE:American Airlines told a city spokesperson that a heart attack forced the Dallas-bound flight to make an emergency landing at Midland International this afternoon.
The man was rushed to an area hospital and the plane took off again. Nothing further is known on the man's condition.
MIDLAND - Officials tell us that an airplane made an emergency landing at Midland International Airport due to a medical emergency.
The condition of the passenger(s) is not known at this time, but the flight was not scheduled to land at MAF.
There is no mechanical issue with the plane and the emergency landing was strictly due to medical circumstances.
CBS7 has a crew on the way to the scene and will provide details as soon as they are available