Posted BY: | NwoReport

A Southwest pilot became incapacitated on a flight from Vegas to Ohio after departure on Wednesday.

Trending: How Fact-Checking Sites Are Spreading Lies and Disinformation

According to CBS News Texas, the captain became incapacitated soon after takeoff Wednesday morning and was removed from the flight deck.

A non-Southwest pilot who just happened to be traveling on the flight replaced the captain and assisted the other pilot.

Full Story