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Dispatcher Meets Baby She Helped Deliver During 911 Call

Tiffany Martin went into labor just before 5 a.m., Tuesday, and a friend called 911 to try and get her help. 

UNION COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– There was a special moment Friday for a 911 dispatcher after she helped delivery a baby over the phone.

First responders wouldn’t make it in time, and thanks to a new program, Katie Williamson was able to give step by step instructions to get Martin through the delivery.

On Friday, the dispatcher got the meet the baby she helped deliver.

There was a lot of excitement and thankfulness and the dispatch even gave little Jackson Martin a few new pieces of clothing.

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Troy Shaffer
Troy Shaffer

About the Author: Troy is an Air Medical Career Expert passionate about a team approach to improving air medical safety from the ground up. Troy is a former Army medic, Army pilot, Coast Guard pilot and EMS pilot. Troy has taught hundreds of wannabe flight medics, flight nurses and EMS pilots the exact steps needed to launch air medical careers.

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