Elderly man dies on JetBlue flight from Florida to Boston

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Authorities say the death of an elderly man on a JetBlue flight from Florida to Boston is not considered suspicious.

Massachusetts State Police spokesman David Procopio says the man, whose name was not immediately released, died of apparent natural causes during the flight Thursday from Fort Myers.

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In a statement, JetBlue said the plane's flight crew reported a medical concern involving a passenger before landing. Emergency personnel met the aircraft when it landed about 4 p.m. at Logan International Airport.