New Year’s baby arrives at Cornwall hospital

In this provided photo, Adanma Eruotor holds her baby, Amaris Dominic, at the Cornwall Community Hospital on Monday, Jan. 1, 2024. (CCH via Newswatch Group)

CORNWALL – A New Year’s baby arrived at Cornwall Community Hospital roughly 20 hours into 2024.

Amaris Dominic was born at 8:04 p.m. on Monday, according to the hospital, weighing in at 7.5 pounds (3.4 kilograms).

Mother Adanma Eruotor and the baby are both doing fine.

β€œIt was a very quick birth. I was in labour for just an hour and twenty minutes. It was a very quick experience for me and it was really amazing,” Eruotor said in a prepared statement.