Woman gives birth inside LRT train


Posted at Aug 22 2013 10:10 AM | Updated as of Aug 23 2013 12:18 AM

MANILA – A woman gave birth to a baby girl inside a Light Rail Transit (LRT) Line 2 train Thursday morning, an official said.

Light Rail Transit Authority (LRTA) spokesperson Hernando Cabrera said the woman gave birth inside the train from Legarda Station going to Recto Station at around 8:50 a.m.

Fortunately, a certain Dr. Aguas was at the platform to assist the pregnant woman.

The woman was brought to Dr. Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital. Cabrera said the mother and baby are now safe. – report from Noel Alamar, dzMM