Woman gives birth in hospital parking lot, hubby delivers baby

Woman gives birth in hospital parking lot, hubby delivers baby

- A couple had to improvise after the pregnant wife's water broke in a hospital parking lot

- The pair could not make it to the emergency room and the woman ended up delivering the baby outside

- The husband helped deliver the newborn and used his wife's face mask to tie the umbilical cord

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A pregnant couple had to think fast when the woman was forced to give birth in a hospital parking lot. The husband ended up using his wife's face mask to tie the newborn baby's umbilical cord.

Sarah Rose and husband David Patrick's son arrived earlier than they expected. The couple were surprised when Sarah experienced painful contractions in the early hours of the morning, forcing them to rush to hospital.

Woman gives birth in hospital parking lot, hubby delivers baby

Source: Facebook/Sarah Rose
Source: Facebook

However, when they got to the health facility, they realised that the doors to the labour ward were locked. They tried to go back to the car so they could rush to the emergency room but her water broke before they got there.

The husband called 911 and with the assistance of the emergency line dispatcher, David helped deliver his son.

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With no tools accessible to him, David was forced to use his wife's face mask to tie the umbilical cord. The couple delivered a healthy baby boy. Halala.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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