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Baby born in van on Eisenhower Expressway

A paramedic holds newborn after her mother gave birth while way hospital early Wednesday.  |  Phofrom Network Video

A paramedic holds a newborn after her mother gave birth while on the way to the hospital early Wednesday. | Photo from Network Video Productions

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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.



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