The Management of the Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL) has confirmed that a middle-aged male passenger who arrived from the US has passed on.
The deceased arrived at the Kotoka International Airport on board United Airlines from Dulles International Airport, Washington in the company of relations.
In a statement dated June 18, 2022, the GACL said “the passenger was reported to have complained of tiredness and had difficulty in breathing. He was subsequently offered a wheelchair by the ground handler.
The passenger became unconscious at the arrival hall and received medical attention, but was unresponsive. He was conveyed to the Airport Clinic for attention and he subsequently passed on. In line with protocols, the Airport Police Station was immediately informed.”
The statement noted that, “Ghana Airports company limited has commenced an investigation into the incident.”
The GACL, extended “its deepest condolences to the bereaved family.”