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An Oklahoma mother didn't quite make it to the hospital during her labor and delivery. Savahna Ryherd and her husband left their house in their Chrysler when her contractions began.

Ryherd delivered the baby just minutes from the husband, while her "husband was calmly driving," she explained. Her son Elijah was born at a stoplight near Walmart. 

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Ryherd believed her baby was in a hurry to be born. She said this birth story is special - something fun that he can share as he grows up. Click here for the full interview with Ryherd.



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