Police: Woman gives birth behind business in southwest Bakersfield
by BakersfieldNow Staff
First responders helped a woman give birth next to the train tracks behind a Goodwill store in southwest Bakersfield, Calif., on Sunday,
Dec. 8, 2019. (KBAK/KBFX)
Bakersfield, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — The Bakersfield Police Department says first responders helped a transient woman give birth behind a business in southwest Bakersfield on Sunday morning.
About 7:31 a.m., police were told that a woman had gone into labor behind the Goodwill store near the intersection of Stine and Pacheco roads, according to BPD.
The baby was born about 7 minutes after first responders arrived.
The woman and her baby were taken to a local hospital, according to BPD.