Plane makes emergency landing at Bismarck Airport after report of unresponsive passenger

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Bismarck Police say there was an emergency landing at the Bismarck Airport this weekend for an unresponsive female passenger.

Authorities say the 83-year-old woman was traveling from Newark to San Francisco.

The passenger next to the woman says she saw her fall asleep and then turn blue in the face.

The crew initiated an emergency rescue and began CPR before landing.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.