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Woman gives birth in San Antonio Chick-fil-A restroom

A woman in San Antonio gave birth in the most unlikely of places -- a Chick-fil-A restaurant bathroom.

Falon Griffin told KSAT she had to rush in to the Chick-fil-A while heading to the hospital to give birth.

She told KSAT she and her husband were dropping off their older children with a family friend in the parking lot, and realized she couldn’t wait.

“I didn't know I was going to have a baby in there! I was going to the restroom,” said Griffin.

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Griffin’s husband, Robert, told WFMY the young employees let the couple in after closing, and were quick to help under pressure. 

“I hear high pitched screaming and I was like, OK-- this is serious. This is happening,” said Brenda Enriquez, the Chick-fil-A employee who called 911.

In a Facebook post, Robert Griffin said management brought them clean towels as Falon Griffin started to go into labor in the restaurant’s bathroom stall.

She gave birth to a girl, Gracelyn Griffin, about 15 minutes before paramedics arrived.

“Her birth certificate reads ‘Born in Chick-fil-A’ and the hospital had me sign the birth certificate as attending physician,” Robert Griffin wrote on Facebook.

Griffin said that Chick-fil-A has offered baby Gracelyn free Chick-fil-A for life and a guaranteed first job. 

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