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Who Was Jermani Thompson? NOLA Airport Baggage Handler Conveyer Belt Accident CCTV Footage Video

We are saddened to report the unfortunate death of Jermani Thomspon. The 26-year-old airport worker, unfortunately, died on Wednesday, August 31, 2022. According to reports, her hair was caught in a conveyor belt during an accident. It took place in New Orleans. Reports state that Jermani was handling bags in an area near parked planes. While removing baggage from a Frontier Airlines flight, her hair got tangled in a conveyor belt. It resulted in the belt dragging her along. The news has surfaced all over the internet and has brought everyone’s attention. Let us check further details in the article below.
Reports confirm that Jermani Thompson was transported to a nearby hospital after the incident. However, she could not survive and succumbed to her injuries on Wednesday. Following the announcement of her death news, her sister-in-law told NOLA that the family has been questioning the circumstances surrounding the incident. Let us add that the probe into the case has not been announced yet.
Frontier Airlines even canceled its Wednesday flight in response to the young worker’s death and even released a heartfelt statement concerning the incident. Frontier Airlines said that they extend their deepest condolences following the tragic death of a member of their ground handling business partner and that their thoughts are with her family and loved ones during this difficult time. The CEO of GAT Airline ground support, Mike Hough, said that they are heartbroken and are supporting her family and her friends as best they are able to.

Let us add that it is the company, Jermani worked for when she was still alive. Tributes and condolence messages have flooded the internet ever since the news came to the light. Since she was too young and had her whole life ahead of her, her death is affecting many. Releasing a statement through WDSU lamenting Thomspon’s death, Kevin Dolliole, Director of Aviation for Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, said that they are deeply saddened about the tragic loss of a GAT Airline Ground Support team member.

Jermani’s mother Angela Dorsey went on to describe her daughter as a popular and talented athlete. She added that Jermani Thomspon played for Tougaloo College in Jackson, Mississippi. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in sociology. Adding further, Angela said that her late daughter loved basketball and she was her baby girl. Stay connected with us for more such updates and the latest news