Crazy Childbirth Story

Mother Gives Birth During a High-Speed Car Chase


We've heard our share of wild childbirth stories, but this one from the United Kingdom may top them all. Earlier this week, police officers were chasing down a car that was going 100 mph and expected to catch a criminal. Instead, it turned out to be Colin Ellmore, a Hampshire man trying to get his pregnant daughter, Tiffany, to a hospital.

"We boxed [the speeding car] in forcing it to stop and when it did the driver got out and we thought he was running off," said Sergeant Simon Goss of the Hampshire Police. "But he ran around the car to the passenger side and shouted something about a baby."

When the police officers walked over to the car, they saw Tiffany in the passenger seat holding a newborn. Colin later explained that he and his daughter were driving to the hospital at the legal speed limit when her contractions intensified. Unable to wait, Tiffany began pushing while her father picked up the pace.

To see how mom and baby are doing, read the full story on Huffington Post.

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