Woman Dies In A Haunting Accident After She Is Partially Sucked Out Of The Airplane Window
On 19th April 2018
A US airline suffered a major engine failure during the flight on Wednesday. The tragic accident claimed life of one woman, Miss Jennifer Riordan who was shockingly sucked out of the window after the airplane window broke. Miss Riordan was dragged back inside with the help of passengers but unfortunately until the medical help arrived, she was declared dead. Her death has been ruled out as accidental for now but further investigations are being carried out before the final report.
#1 A US Airline Suffered A Major Engine Failure Midair During The Flight
In a tragic turn of events, a US airline company suffered a major engine failure mid-air leading to a horrifying death of a woman passenger who was partially blown out of the window. According to the reports, the woman who was blown out of the window was wearing a seatbelt at the time and instead died from the blunt trauma impact.
#2 Miss Riordan's Death Has Been Ruled Out As Accidental
The Philadelphia Department of Public Health released a statement through their spokesperson, James Garrow who said that following the incident Miss Riordan's death has been ruled out as accidental. The bank executive and a mother of two, Jennifer Riordan was killed and seven others were injured after the twin-engine 737 blew an engine at 30,000 feet Tuesday throwing shrapnel into a window of the plane.
#3 Miss Riordan Was Wearing A Seatbelt At The Time Of Incident, She Was Sucked Out Of The Plane Due To Negative Pressure
The authorities have reported that Miss Riordan was wearing a seatbelt when she was sitting in the window seat. However, the authorities are still confused and investigating the matter carefully as to how the window came out of the plane. The pilots who made the emergency landing in Philadelphia after the accident reportedly said their hearts are heavy.
#4 Investigations Under Process
National Transportation Safety Board chairman Robert Sumwalt in a press conference revealed that the accident occurred when one of the planes 24 fan blades snapped off from its hub. Reportedly the blade suffered metal fatigue at the time of break. He further said, "We want to very carefully understand what was the result of this problem, and as I mentioned a few minutes ago, I’m very concerned about this particular event. To be able to extrapolate that to the entire fleet, I’m not willing to do that right now."
#5 Our Sincere Condolences To Miss Riordan's Family
Passengers describe the horrifying incident as a piece of shrapnel from the engine shattered the window, leading to drop in pressure drastically and almost sucking out the woman. A registered nurse who was on the plane at the time said, "The window had broken and the negative pressure had pulled her outside the plane partially. Two wonderful men ... they managed to get her back inside the plane, and we laid her down and we started CPR."
Several passengers posted videos of the accidents where a state of panic could be observed as passengers could be seen grabbing oxygen masks and screaming as the plane was jolting. One passenger Marty Martinez who logged onto Facebook live at the time of the incident told media, "I thought, these are my last few moments on Earth and I want people to know what happened. All I could think of in that moment was, I need to communicate with my loved ones."