Update: McAlester Mother, Newborn Baby Doing Well After House Fire

Wednesday, October 28th 2020, 4:29 pm
By: News On 6

A McAlester mother and her newborn baby are back from the hospital after their home caught fire last week causing her to go into labor at 37 weeks.

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Jesseka Whitman said her baby River appeared to be healthy but had a seizure and had to go to a hospital.

News On 6 is told that Baby River Whitman is home and healthy.

Her parents did a little photoshoot with her to celebrate.

They say that River is blind in one eye but is doing well.