29°FFairFull Forecast

Woman gives birth along Chicago expressway

Published: Wednesday, June 4, 2014 8:00 a.m. CST

CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois State Police say a woman gave birth to a baby girl on the shoulder of a Chicago expressway.

Authorities say the woman delivered the baby about 2 a.m. Wednesday along the northbound Dan Ryan Expressway or Interstate 90-94 on the city's South Side. Police tell the Chicago Sun-Times (http://bit.ly/1pF28vt ) that the mother and daughter were taken to a local hospital and are both listed in good condition.

The Chicago Fire Department delivered the baby.


Information from: Chicago Sun-Times, http://www.suntimes.com/index

Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

National video

Reader Poll

Lee County State's Attorney Anna Sacco-Miller took a leave of absence after being charged with driving under the influence. Do you think she should resign?
Not sure
No opinion