JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Four American Medical Response staff members are recongnized by The Hinds County Board of Supervisors for helping a Southwest Jackson mother deliver her baby at home earlier this month.
Hinds County Supervisor Robert Graham honored the emergency responders. The four commended are: Lisa Adams, Emergency Medical Dispatcher; Yulonda Davis of AMR's Dispatch Center; Brian Seale, the paramedic on the ambulance and Emergency Medical Technician Joe Fox. Jackson's Fire Department EMS Coordinator, who arrived at the same time was also recognized.
Graham commended them for delivering the child in the mother's sister's den-kitchen.
"The patient was on the floor and these dedicated individuals had to deliver the baby on the floor in the kitchen, Graham said.
Mother and baby are doing fine. Their names were not released.