Baby boy born on the side of the highway in Gaines Township

Early Friday morning, a woman gave birth on the side of the highway.

GAINES TOWNSHIP, MICH. - Authorities shut down one lane of M-6 near Hanna Lake Avenue in Gaines Township while a woman gave birth on the side of the highway. 

According to a Facebook post by the Dutton Fire Department, a healthy boy was brought into the world. The unexpected delivered created what they described as quite the commotion.

The names of the parents and newborn are not being released -- but regardless, congratulations are in order for such a rare, but proud moment!

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April Stevens is a multi-platform producer at WZZM 13. Have a news tip? Email news@wzzm13.com, visit our Facebook page or Twitter.

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