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21st February 2021, 16:59

Baby delivered in the street by off-duty midwife after mother went into sudden labour

A pregnant woman who went into sudden labour in Rosia Road on Saturday was assisted by an off-duty midwife, who happened to be jogging by.

The GHA confirmed the ambulance service attended alongside consultant Paediatrician Dr Monse Doukrou.

The mother and baby were then taken to St Bernard's Hospital.

Family members took to social media on Sunday to thank all those who attended.