Boyband member collapses on flight after wearing all his clothes to avoid extra luggage costs
James McElvar, 19, of Rewind fell ill after attempting to avoid a $70 luggage charge by wearing all of this clothes on an EasyJet flight.
The singer of the boyband collapsed on the plane due to heat exhaustion. McLever, who wore 12 layers of clothing, told The Sun, “I thought I was having a heart attack. I thought I was a goner.”
In all, McElvar wore six T-shirts, five jumpers, three pairs of jeans, two sweat pants, two jackets and two hats.
And off-duty paramedic was able to treat McElvar and keep him calm.
The band later tweeted of the incident: “For everyone asking James is OK. He is being looked after in hospital now back home safe in Glasgow. He sends you all his love.”
Hey, he did save on those baggage fees.