A paramedic holds a newborn after her mother gave birth while on the way to the hospital early Wednesday. | Photo from Network Video Productions
Updated: August 13, 2014 7:27AM
A mother gave birth to a girl in a van off the Eisenhower Expressway while on the way to the hospital early Wednesday.
About 2:30 a.m., the van pulled off the expressway at Kostner Avenue, where the baby was born, according to Fire Media Affairs.
The mother and newborn were taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, fire officials said.