407 ETR gives year of free travel and gift certificate to family of baby born on the highway


TORONTO,¬†May 21, 2021¬†/CNW/ –¬†407 ETR is celebrating the birth of baby¬†Nova Marie Campbell¬†who was born on the side of the highway earlier this month by giving her parents a year of free travel and a gift certificate to offset the costs of baby and child car safety seats for her and her siblings.

A new family photo of proud mom and dad with baby Marie and her siblings. (CNW Group/407 ETR Concession Company Limited)

On¬†May 10, 2021,¬†Troy Campbell¬†and his wife Erika were travelling on Highway 407 ETR on their way to the hospital to have their third child. Erika was in labour and when she realized she wasn’t going to make it to the hospital, her husband pulled over. Moments later, baby¬†Nova Marie¬†arrived, with a 911 dispatcher and their midwife on the phone.

407 ETR Concession Company Limited Logo (CNW Group/407 ETR Concession Company Limited)

The whole birth was caught on video which the couple posted to their YouTube channel.

“The Campbells demonstrated amazing strength under very stressful circumstances and we are thrilled that mom and baby are doing well after this emergency delivery,” said¬†Javier Tamargo, 407 ETR’s President and CEO. “It’s not every day that we’re part of story like this, and we’re happy to send our congratulations to the Campbells with a gift to help them transport their young family around the GTA as quickly and safely as possible.”

“I never could have imagined me delivering my baby at the side of 407 ETR,” said¬†Erika Campbell. “The amount of emotions I felt within those few moments are indescribable. But I thank God everything worked out and our new baby¬†Nova Campbell¬†came into this world strong and healthy.”

SOURCE407 ETR Concession Company Limited


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