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Woman delivers baby on Brooklyn sidewalk with help of NYPD members, paramedics

Posted at 3:02 AM, Sep 28, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-28 06:10:48-04

BROOKLYN HEIGHTS – This woman's baby didn't want to waste a single second to enter the world.

Social media captured a woman going into labor on a Brooklyn sidewalk on Saturday, about 6 p.m. on  Clark and Henry Streets.

Twitter user @Cfohlin snapped multiple pictures of the beautiful event in Brooklyn Heights.

According to him, with the help of NYPD and paramedics at the scene, the woman successfully delivered her newborn despite less than ideal conditions.

PIX 11's Kaitlin Monte captured the miracle of life on her Periscope. The crowd broke into applause as the new mother and her baby were taken on a stretcher to a local hospital for proper medical care.