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New Zealand woman dies after jet blast from a plane coming in to land over Caribbean beach 'knocked her to the ground as she held on to a fence at notorious danger spot'
A woman has been thrown to her death after a low flying plane blew her off her feet at a famed Caribbean beach.
The New Zealand woman joined hundreds of other tourists at Sint Maarten to watch planes landing at the beachside Juliana International Airport.
The woman, 57, was holding onto the fence when she was blown from her feet before hitting her head on the rocks and suffering fatal injuries.
A woman has been killed after she fell and hit her head when the force of a jet flying overhead blew her from her feet at a world famous beach (pictured) in Sint Maarten, the Caribbean
Tourists visiting the picturesque beach regularly climb up onto rocks to watch planes come into land, despite signs specifically warning against the danger.
The woman is believed to have been with her family when a Boeing 737 took off for Trinidad, tossing her back onto the concrete.
The woman suffered serious injuries after hitting her head on the concrete and was rushed to Sint Maarten Medical Center, where she died shortly afterwards.
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