Newborn with umbilical cord still attached found in middle of California roadway

13 February, 2019, 06:57 | Author: Carlos George
  • The area where the lone infant was found

The infant was just hours old and wearing soiled clothing in temperatures skirting 30°F, according to the California Highway Patrol Central Division.

I had my radio low, thank god.' He told the Fresno Bee.

Fuentes Jr. called police and an ambulance. While Fuentes waited for first responders, a woman driving by asked if he needed help.

The baby was cold but otherwise believed to be in good condition.

The Madera County Sheriff's Office said they are searching for the mother, who is accused of leaving the baby on the side of the road.

A witness said he had encountered a woman with a baby just minutes before the infant was found who had begged him to take the child, U.S. outlet ABC News reported.

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The newborn, who was only hours old, was rushed to Valley Children's Hospital and is now being treated at the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

He immediately took the newborn to his vehicle to keep her warm and called the emergency services.

It's unclear how long the newborn had been left out in the road. Authorities are now investigating the identity and whereabouts of the mother.

According to Madera County Undersheriff Tyson Pogue, a man was walking or jogging eastbound on Avenue 13 1/2 when he was approached by a Hispanic female in her early 20s driving a white, smaller SUV. He referred her to a nearby fire station and hospital and left the area. Yahoo Lifestyle has reached out to the Madera County Sheriff's office for information on the baby and mother and will update this post when it responds. It allows caregivers to surrender an infant within 72 hours of birth to a safe place - a hospital or fire station - anonymously and with no questions asked.

A California Highway Patrol officer holds a newborn baby who was found on a road.

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