Friday, May 27, 2016
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
Published: Tuesday, 11/6/2007

Woman goes into labor at Sylvania poll site


The night's winners and losers are not what Lucas County Board of Elections Director Jill Kelly will remember most about the 2007 election.

Rather, what will first come to her mind is the phone call telling her one of her female poll worker's water broke on site, thus sending her into labor.

"Oh my God," Ms. Kelly said when asked of her reaction. "I wonder if she'll name [her child] after me."

Ms. Kelly didn't know the woman's name or what hospital she was taken to, only that it happened at the Sylvania 21 precinct.

Read more in later editions of The Blade and toledoblade.com.

Recommended for You

Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. If a comment violates these standards or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, click the "X" in the upper right corner of the comment box to report abuse. To post comments, you must be a Facebook member. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.