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Special Delivery On I-4

Special Delivery On I-4

TAMPA, Fla. (970 WFLA) - Arabella just wasn't going to wait to enter the world in the ordinary way.

She decided to be born on I-4, with the help of a Florida Highway Patrol Trooper.

Wiclef Desamour was rushing to St. Joseph's Women's Hospital when he says his wife, Latoya, started screaming.  Before he knew it, a baby was practially in her lap.

He stopped the car in the median of I-4 near the Florida State Fairgrounds and flagged down Trooper Dennis Rich, who helped deliver the baby girl.

Mother and baby are doing just fine. 

(Photos courtesy of the Florida Highway Patrol)

 

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