Man Dies After Biting Passenger! A man who reportedly bit a passenger on a flight from Lisbon to Dublin Sunday afternoon died after becoming agitated, Irish police confirmed on Monday. The 25-year-old man fell unconscious after the incident on the Aer Lingus flight — prompting the captain to declare a medical emergency. The flight was diverted to Cork where it landed at around 5:40 p.m. The man was pronounced dead at the airport. Some 170 passengers and crew making the Flight EI 485 journey were interviewed by local police and later transported to Dublin by bus.