Man dies after needing emergency medical attention on Ibiza flight from Manchester

A British man has died after needing medical attention on a flight to Ibiza.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 9th September 2018, 7:08 pm
Updated Monday, 10th September 2018, 4:12 pm
The flight from Manchester was diverted to Toulouse
The flight from Manchester was diverted to Toulouse

The Jet2 flight from Manchester diverted to Toulouse on Saturday evening due to the medical emergency.

A spokeswoman for the airline has confirmed the man's death.

Jet2 earlier said when the plane landed in Toulouse the passenger was taken to hospital by the emergency services.

A Foreign Office spokeswoman said: "We are in contact with the French authorities following the death of a British man in Toulouse and are supporting his family at this difficult time."