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Fire bureau paramedic team help deliver twins to mother aboard banca in Calbayog

By: - Correspondent / @rdejonINQ
/ 04:43 PM April 03, 2019

ORMOC CITY — Members of the paramedic team of the Bureau of Fire Protection in Calbayog City assisted a mother who delivered twin babies at the port of Calbayog City on Wednesday.

Calbayog City Fire Marshall Fire Inspector Walter Magbutay said they received a call that a mother aboard a motor banca was about to give birth.

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He said the team immediately went to the area to help the mother identified as Noralyn Pabilion.

Magbutay said upon arrival at the port, the team learned that the first child, a boy, was already out of Pabilion’s womb, prompting one of the rescuers to clean the baby and cut its umbilical cord.

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The second child was a girl.

The twins and their 25-year-old mother were brought to the Calbayog District Hospital for further medical care.

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