Ebola joke grounds flight

Ebola joke grounds flight

Making jokes about a deadly disease on a plane is a bad idea, as one passenger has discovered.

Elite Daily reported that a man on a US Airways flight from Philadelphia to the Dominican Republic allegedly made a joke about his Ebola acting up after he sneezed.

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That joke was taken extremely seriously.

The flight was reportedly grounded and an emergency team wearing hazmat suits removed the man from the plane.

He did not have Ebola, nor had he travelled to Africa.