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Baby delivered at Merritt Island gas station

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MERRITT ISLAND, Fla. — A doctor happened to be in the right place at the right time Friday evening when a woman was in labor at a Brevard County gas station.

It happened at the Speedway gas station along SR -3 and Grant Road in Merritt Island.

A man approached a vehicle saying his wife was in labor and asked if he was a medical professional.

It turned out that man was an OB/GYN on his way to work and he helped deliver the baby right there in the parking lot while they waited for paramedics to arrive.

"This is what I do on a daily basis; this is just at a gas station," Dr. Javier Soto said.