Newborn baby found lying on road with umbilical cord still attached

Newspaper Carrier Finds Newborn Abandoned in Frigid Temperatures on Central Valley Road; Mother Sought

With the temperature at just 1C, Fuentes quickly wrapped the newborn baby up and took her to his vehicle to keep warm and called emergency services.

A newspaper carrier discovered the infant lying in the middle of a Madera County road just after 4 a.m., according to a news release from the CHP's Central Division Office.

Pogue said: 'He was approached by a female driving a white, smaller SUV.

"You can see the umbilical cord attach to it, so this baby was barely born and I can't tell for how long but it had feces leaking from it's onesie", Fuentes told KGPE. "There could've been coyotes, there's cars going by fast down that road", Mr Fuentes said.

The baby was taken to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Valley Children's Hospital for treatment and is doing well, according to a statement by Madera County Sheriff's Office. "The baby was cold, but luckily she was discovered early enough that she'll make a full recovery", Undersheriff Tyson Pogue of the Madera County Sheriff's Office tells KABC.

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He said the umbilical cord was still attached to the infant. He referred her to a nearby fire station and hospital and left the area.

The woman suggested that they put the baby in her auto because she had her heat on full blast. Witnesses say she is possibly a young Hispanic woman in her early 20s.

She was said to have been driving a white SUV but details of her physical description are "unknown". She was covered only with a blanket.

The California Highway Patrol said: 'The California Highway Patrol would like to take the opportunity to remind everyone of California's Safely Surrendered Baby Law. It allows caregivers to surrender an infant within 72 hours of birth to a safe place - a hospital or fire station - anonymously and with no questions asked.

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