(FOX News) - A man died in a car crash in Colorado last week while driving his pregnant wife to the hospital to give birth to their third child.
Tony Schmucker is believed to have suffered a medical emergency behind the wheel of his black Nissan Pathfinder, the Coloradoan reported Sunday. The vehicle careened of the road and down and embankment around 1:40 a.m. Wednesday near Fort Collins.
Jill Schmucker was knocked unconscious and broke her back in the crash. She gave birth to a boy at the hospital after undergoing an emergency C-section, the paper reported. She is expected to recover.
The couple’s two children were also in the vehicle and survived the crash.