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Plane diverted after baby born during flight

A woman delivered a baby while in the air on Southwest Flight 556, WCSC reported.

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Luckily there were medical professionals, two doctors and a nurse, on the flight who helped with the delivery of the baby boy, reported.

The plane was met by first responders when it was diverted to Charleston Sunday before the rest of the passengers continued on their way to Orlando. reported that the baby was at 26 weeks and the baby and new parents were taken to a Charleston hospital.