GOOD NEWS WATCH: Dashcam Shows State Troopers Delivering Baby on Parkway Shoulder
Video of Troopers Delivering Baby Girl on Garden State ParkwaySeriously, this happened again... Two New Jersey State troopers helped a woman deliver a baby girl on the right shoulder of the Garden State Parkway north in Hillside Township early Monday morning. At 4:14 a.m., the expecting mother was being driven to a Hospital by her husband when she realized they were not going to make it. The couple stopped on the shoulder at milepost 143.2 and dialed 9-1-1. When Trooper II Alex Muro and Trooper Arnaldo Mateo arrived shortly after being dispatched, they found mom-to-be already in labor in the back seat of the car. At 4:26 a.m., Tpr. Mateo was cradling a newborn baby girl. Both troopers assisted with cutting the umbilical cord before handing her over to mom.Mom and baby were transported by ambulance to the hospital where they were last reported as doing well.These recent newborns should form a club when they're older...#GardenStateParkwayBabies#SalamanderBabies
Posted by New Jersey State Police on Thursday, January 7, 2016
Dashcam video captured two New Jersey state troopers helping to deliver a baby on one of the state's busiest highways.
After responding to a 911 call, Troopers Alex Muro and Arnaldo Mateo found the mom-to-be already in labor in the couple's car on the side of the Garden State Parkway.
The video shows them encouraging the woman to breathe and push. "It's a girl!" they exclaim.
This morning, they joined Fox and Friends Weekend to share their incredible story. Watch below.