A woman has given birth to her baby right inside a train in which she was traveling and the newborn has been given 25 years worth of free rail travels.
Travellers on rail from Galway to Dublin in Republic of Ireland, on Tuesday witnessed one of the uninterrupted nature of biology as a woman gave birth to a baby on the train.
According to the BBC, the attention of the travellers and driver was drawn to this rare occurrence by Emma Tote who said that she was drawn to the young woman in labour when she heard a scream from the toilet on the train.
In an attempt to control the situation, Miss Tote called an ambulance and asked for passengers who were medics to assist in the delivery before the train had stopped at Kildare train station for about ten minutes.
Speaking on the incident, Dr Devine said the woman was already being attended to by two nurses before he made his way to the carriage.
Iarnród Éireann, the Irish Rail, speaking through its spokesperson extend the company’s delights and appreciated the customers and staff for saving the day.
The company offered to provide free transport to the child “throughout her childhood and up to age 25” due to the unique nature around the child’s birth.