Woman gives birth to twins on the Cross Bronx Expressway

A woman gave birth to twins on the Cross Bronx Expressway Wednesday morning.



Fire officials say they got word around 11:40 a.m. of a woman in labor near the Rosedale Avenue exit. FDNY members and good Samaritans helped with the delivery.



Anisha Crockett, 30, and her two healthy newborns were taken from bumper-to-bumper traffic to Jacobi Medical Center.



The twins are a boy and a girl.



Their names are Tavon and Talisha, respectively.


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