Brazilian infant’s birth hailed as a miracle

In what could be said as a miracle, an infant has beaten the odds to survive a horrific car crash that saw her ripped from her mother’s womb on the side of the road.


The incident occurred in southeast Brazil heavily pregnant woman was travelling in a truck to the hospital. The tragedy struck when the driver lost control of the vehicle. The truck flipped over, throwing the mother-to-be from the cabin.


During the accident, a load of wooden planks that were being transported by the truck came loose, crushing the woman.



The force of the accident tore the infant from her mother’s stomach, and she landed in the grass on the side of the road.


Sadly, the women dead in the accident but surprisingly, the newborn was seen crying nearby a few meters from her mother.


The child was treated at Pariquera-Acu regional hospital’s neonatal intensive care ward after surviving the “accidental Caesarian”, Metro reported.


Police told local media if the baby’s relatives were not found, she would be taken to an orphanage.


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