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Dramatic bodycam footage shows moment hero police officer saves 12-day-old baby's life

Dramatic bodycam footage captured a deputy saving the life of a newborn who was choking. Deputy William Kimbro (inset) pulled over a car for speeding in Summerville, South Carolina, on June 11. Passengers told Kimbro that they were rushing a 12-day-old baby girl named Ryleigh to the hospital who stopped breathing after drinking a bottle. The deputy started performing first aid on the infant (left and top right)– including rescue breaths and massaging her chest - until EMS arrived about five minutes later (botrrom right). Video shows Ryleigh chest moving up and down and she lets out a few cries. A spokeswoman told DailyMail.com that the baby was taken to the hospital for observation and appears to be doing well. Kimbro was awarded the 'Life-Saving Medal' from Berkeley County Sheriff Duane Lewis. 

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