Woman survives shooting, gives birth to healthy boy

Doctors at Beersheba's Soroka Hospital perform Cesarean section on 35-year-old woman, deliver baby, before treating wounds.

September 26, 2010 23:14
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A nine-month pregnant Israeli woman gave birth Sunday evening in Beersheba's Soroka Hospital after surviving a terror attack on Route 60 in the West Bank.

Hospital doctors performed a Cesaerean section on the 35-year-old woman to deliver her baby before treating her light-to-moderate wounds from the shooting attack.

The woman and her 35-year-old husband, who was also lightly wounded in the attack, are now the proud parents of a health baby boy.

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Police were searching the area of the shooting for the attackers and their vehicles at the time of this report.

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