A United Airlines (UA) flight heading from Chicago to Beijing was forced to land after a female passenger allegedly attempted suicide.
An unidentified woman reportedly tried to hang herself in the plane’s restroom on Wednesday, but was rescued, Beijing News reported.
The flight UA851 made an emergency landing in Alaska. UA later said they have arranged another flight to take the passengers to Beijing.
Passengers described the woman as being “in her forties and of Asian heritage”.
No information has yet been released about her current condition.