The delivery was technically considered a post-mortem delivery because the mother’s heart was not beating at the time.
A high school English teacher in Texas died, gave birth, and came back to life — and today, both mom and baby are in good shape.
Erica Nigrelli was 36 weeks' pregnant when she passed out in a co-worker's classroom, she told Houston's KPRC 2.
Her heart had stopped. Co-workers administered CPR and used a defibrillator to get it working again until paramedics arrived.
Nigrelli was hospitalized and her child was delivered by C-section. It was technically a post-mortem delivery because Nigrelli's heart was not beating at the time.