Couple delivers baby in car in Glenville

Posted at: 01/17/2014 4:32 PM
Updated at: 01/17/2014 6:10 PM
By: WNYT Staff

GLENVILLE - A Capital Region couple delivered their own baby Friday afternoon in their car.

Glenville Police say they got the frantic 911 call around 2:30 p.m.

The man claimed he had just pulled over in the roundabout on Glenridge Road and his wife was about to give birth.

Dispatcher Laurie Fredricks talked the father thorough the delivery.

Police Lt. Rick Conley, who is also an EMT, responded to the scene and assisted.

NewsChannel 13 is happy to report that mom and dad and their baby girl are all doing fine.