Girl secretly gives birth, walks to hospital with baby attached
A girl in Long Beach, California secretly gave birth in her home, and then walked four blocks to a nearby hospital, with the baby still attached by its umbilical cord, according to CNN.
The baby boy was normal, Dr. Jose Perez said, director of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. (CNN.)
CNN reports that the mother, Xochitl Parra, 17, said "I was just a little nervous," when her labor began.
The baby was 8 pounds, 3 ounces, she named him Alejandro, writes CNN.