Check out this video provided by CBS7/KOSA-TV of a passenger being evacuated off the flight due to Ebola scare. An American Eagle flight 2812 that was supposed to depart from Midland and headed to Dallas was delayed for a few hours.

A medical personnel escorted a passenger onto the tarmac last-night. She was taken to a hospital with symptoms that made paramedics think she should be checked for the virus. She was experiencing vomiting, which is also a symptom of Ebola. The pilot of the American Eagle flight alerted authorities roughly 20 minutes before the plane landed. The unidentified woman traveled from Instanbul, Turkey. Authorities took infectious disease precautions in transporting the passenger to a local hospital to be treated and monitored. In a press release the Midland Memorial Hospital and the CDC have confirmed that the passenger does not have the Ebola virus.


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