Local cop bravely helps deliver stranger's baby in the street

Local cop bravely helps deliver stranger's baby in the street

A member of the Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department has gone above and beyond her call of duty when she helped a mother give birth in the street after a call about a collapsed woman.

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The Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department received a call about a woman who had collapsed in Eloff Street.

An officer was sent to the scene and went on to go beyond what is normally expected.

Officer Lebogang Mngomezulu found a 28-year-old woman who was actually in labour. She didn't hesitate and proceeded to assist the mother in bringing her child into the world safely.

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Because there wasn't really time to wait for help, the woman had to give birth on the pavement, but she was in good hands with officer Mngomezulu.

Briefly.co.za gathered that a healthy baby girl was born thanks to the help of the brave officer.

Goodthingsguy reports that the baby and mother were taken to Hillbrow Clinic and is doing well.

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The JMPD couldn't help but boast with their officer's bravery and shared a post on social media:

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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