Mother gives birth at Bonney Lake park and ride

by: Kevin McCarty Updated:

BONNEY LAKE, Wash. - East Pierce Fire crews were dispatched to a park and ride near State Route 410 this morning after a woman gave birth to a baby boy in the backseat of a car. 

Few details were available due to federal privacy laws, but East Pierce Battalion Chief Jeff Moore confirmed that crews were dispatched to the Sky Island Park and Ride shortly after 10 a.m. 

When crews arrived, they found a woman in the backseat and the newborn boy in good health. 

The mother and boy were taken to the hospital for examination.