New arrival on Mother's Day in Lee County


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New arrival on Mother's Day in Lee County

By FOX 4 Staff. CREATED May 12, 2013

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Lee County Memorial Health Systems had reported 11 births by 10 p.m. on this Mother's Day 2013.  Two of the births were twins.

The first child, a girl, who came a week early.  Zuleka Zuazo gave her mother a heads up around 3 a.m.  Nieves Jimenez said, "When I saw that I was getting too close, the contractions were getting close, I thought, oh my God, I'm having it on Mother's Day!"

For Jimenez, it's her third child, with labor lasting only two hours.  She said, "Oh I think this was easier... I didn't suffer that much.

Zuleka weighed in at 7 pounds, 9 ounces and 29 and a half inches long.