ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — A Montgomery County woman has given birth to a baby along Interstate-270.

Montgomery County fire department spokesman Pete Piringer says the woman gave birth about 6 a.m. Friday near Middlebrook Road. The father delivered the baby, and first responders helped.

Piringer says mom and baby are doing fine. They were taken to a hospital.

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