The circumstances surrounding the sudden death of a woman who arrived at the Jamaica airport on Tuesday, is yet to be ascertained. The 62-year-old Jamaican woman died on arrival at the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay. She had landed on a Delta Airways flight from Atlanta Georgia, USA.
According to reports, the woman was rushed to the Cornwall Regional Hospital after she collapsed in the Immigration Hall of the airport, however she was pronounced dead on arrival. The cause of death was not immediately certain.
On June 15th, Jamaica reopened its airports to visitors. To gain entry, visitors must complete a pre-arrival authorization that asks about their possible exposure to Covid-19. They also are screened via thermal checks and symptom observation. Any visitor who exhibits symptoms or is ill is subject to quarantine.