Abuja - A 62-year-old man died aboard a flight in the USA because a nurse on board said his chest was too hairy to use the defibrillator.
Jack Jordan and his wife Caroline were on their way to Albuquerque from Los Angeles when he suffered cardiac arrest, the Daily Star reports.
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A nurse seated nearby attempted to come to his rescue, but refused to use the plane’s defibrillator as his chest was apparently too hairy for it to work properly.
By the time they had shaved his chest, he had died.
Southwest Airlines are now said to be investigating the incident.
Read more at the Daily Star.
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