Baby born on Paris suburban train gets free rides until 25

Staff Writer

PARIS (AP) — The Paris public transport company RATP says a baby boy born in a suburban train will get free rides in the French capital until he is 25.
Live-tweeting the event Monday, the RATP said the baby was born in a train in the center of Paris, disrupting traffic on the RER A line. Rescue workers took care of the mother and child and brought them to the nearest hospital. News of the "unannounced birth" was displayed on Paris train traffic screens.
The RER A line issued its "sincere congratulations" to the baby's mother — and tweeted that traffic was back to normal...To read more, please refer to our print or online edition.

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