"It was just automatic. I kind of felt like I was sitting there with the mask coming down, I felt very helpless. The minute someone asked if anyone knew CPR, I didn't feel helpless anymore."
The plane was forced to return to the airport about 30 minutes after takeoff.
The airline chalked it up to an "administrative oversight."
The flight approached New Orleans during a storm.
Passengers and social media users alike are outraged after video surfaced showing Southwest Airlines bringing a taxiing plane back to the gate to kick off a previously unruly young girl and the toddler's parents.
This latest incident came as airlines across the U.S. were cracking down on emotional support companions.
Southwest Airlines forcibly removed a woman from her flight after she reported an allergy.
Khairuldeen Makhzoomi came to the U.S. as an Iraqi refugee.
Minnesota father of two Duff Watson was upset after a flight attendant told him his children could not board early with him