JetBlue Flight from Bradley Diverted Over Ill Passenger

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    A flight that left Bradley Airport, heading to West Palm Beach, Florida on Thursday morning was diverted because of an ill passenger. 

    The captain of Flight 229 chose to divert to Charleston International Airport because of the illness and the passengerwas taken to a local hospital for evaluation, according to corporate communications from JetBlue.

    One-hundred-forty-nine people were on the flight, which left Bradley at 7:47 a.m. It was scheduled to arrive at 10:06 a.m., but the flight left Charleston at 10:54 a.m. and landed in West Palm Beach at 12:18 p.m.

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