Monday, January 20, 2014
(Victorville, CA) -- A Southern California woman is the proud mother of what's thought to be the biggest newborn in state history. Vanessa Cervantez' baby boy Andrew Jacob weighed in at an astounding 15 pounds two ounces when he made his debut last Thursday. The 24-inch long baby was delivered by emergency cesarean section at Desert Valley Hospital in Victorville. When hospital staff weighed the boy, Cervantez' told the "Victorville Daily Press" she "thought the machine was broken." Newborns normally weigh about seven pounds.