Traveler dies during Guam airport stopover

AN elderly man traveling from Hong Kong to Honolulu died during a stop in Guam.

Guam International Airport officials say the traveler had a heart attack Tuesday and that rescue personnel tried to revive him.

Police say he arrived on a United Airlines flight.

United spokesman Koji Nagata tells Pacific Daily News he man was taken to a local hospital.

Guam Memorial Hospital Nursing Supervisor Cely Mangrobang says the 69-year-old man was dead upon arrival.

Associated Press