Pregnant woman injured in crash has a C-section

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A woman delivered a child months before she planned after a car accident that happened on Tuesday afternoon.

The woman was injured in an automobile accident on Interstate 10 in Lake Charles Tuesday afternoon when the SUV in which she was a passenger rear ended an 18-wheeler.

The woman was five months pregnant, and doctors decided to deliver the baby via C-section. The baby was most recently listed in serious condition and the mother was in stable condition.

Two other people were injured in the crash. There are currently no details on their injuries.

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