Stearns County Deputy Delivers Baby in Waite Park Parking Lot
WAITE PARK -- A Stearns County Deputy deliver a baby in a Waite Park parking lot last (Wednesday) night.
The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says the deputy was flagged down by 31-year-old Isacc Hawksworth, of Paynesville, at 445 28th Avenue South in Waite Park just before 6:00 p.m.
The driver told the deputy his wife, 23-year-old Kendra Hawksworth, of Paynesville, was about to have a baby.
After noticing the baby's head the deputy called dispatch to send an ambulance. Hawksworth was removed from the vehicle and place on a blanket in a safe location.
After a few moments Hawksworth gave birth to a baby boy.
Both Hawksworth and her son were taken to St. Cloud Hospital for evaluation.