Aug. 31, 2022
A worker at New Orleans’ airport died Tuesday when her hair became entangled in machinery.
Jermani Thompson was a part of the airport family and was working on a Frontier Airlines flight around 10 p.m. when the accident happened, Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport said.
Thompson was a 26 year old GAT airline ground employee when she died after first being rushed to a hospital.
Tragedy occurred when Thompson’s hair got entangled with machinery of a belt loader.