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Delta flight forced to divert after 'unruly passenger' was detained | USA TODAY

Delta flight forced to divert after 'unruly passenger' was detained | USA TODAY

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As the number of flights continue to increase, so do the increased number of "unruly passengers" as another flight was forced to divert after a man needed to be detained by passengers and crew. RELATED: 13 injured in shooting at popular entertainment district in Austin, Texas https://bit.ly/35ePxsx A Delta Air Lines flight was forced to divert Friday because of an unruly passenger, the latest incident in an uptick of poor passenger behavior across airlines. Videos posted to Twitter show a scuffle near the front of Delta Flight 1730 from Los Angeles to Atlanta. Delta spokesman Eric Zeugschmidt said crew and passengers helped detain the unruly passenger, and the aircraft landed “without incident" in Oklahoma. The passenger was removed by law enforcement. The plane landed around 10:30 p.m. ...