Special delivery: Houston firefighters deliver baby girl on Christmas Eve

Houston firefighters delivered a baby girl Christmas Eve at the home of a family who called for emergency assistance.
Houston firefighters delivered a baby girl Christmas Eve at the home of a family who called for emergency assistance.

HOUSTON – Houston firefighters delivered a baby girl Christmas Eve at the home of a family who called for emergency assistance.

A team from the Houston Fire Department responded to a call Thursday night. As the firefighters with Engine 5 were waiting for an ambulance, they handled the delivery of the baby girl themselves.

The Houston Fire Department shared a photo of the incredible moment on Twitter.


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Briana Zamora-Nipper joined the KPRC 2 digital team as a community associate producer in 2019. During her time in H-Town, she's covered everything from fancy Houston homes to tropical storms. Previously, she worked at Austin Monthly Magazine and KAGS TV, where she earned a Regional Edward R. Murrow award for her work as a digital producer.