Mother-of-two who lost her baby after being struck by lighting celebrates her ne…


Mother-of-two who lost her baby after being struck by lighting celebrates her new pregnancy – Meghan Davidson was seven days away from her due date when she was struck in the head by lightning in June 2017 Doctors had to perform an emergency c-section to deliver little Owen who died at a hospital in Fort Myers Florida two weeks later Now Meghan is pregnant once again and expecting another boy in October ‘Excited? Oh man was I’ she said of her pregnancy news – she is 19 weeks along By Kayla Brantley For Dailymail.com Published: 02:01 EDT 12 May 2018 | Updated: 02:31 EDT 12 May 2018 A Florida mother who was just seven days away from her due date when she was struck in the head by lightning is expecting again. The tragedy in June 2017 left mom-of-two Meghan Davidson 27 in a critical condition and meant she had to deliver her baby via emergency c-section. Newborn son Owen then died just two weeks later. Now Meghan and her husband Matt are celebrating their new pregnancy this upcoming Mother’s Day – less than a year after their heartbreaking loss. Meghan Davidson 27 is pregnant once again after losing her unborn son last year when she was struck by lightning She and her husband Matt are expecting another son named Ozzy in October Meghan is 19 weeks along and due to deliver her fourth child Ozzy in early October. ‘Excited? Oh man was I’ she said in an interview with USA Today. ‘We didn’t know if we could.’ Just last year Meghan was taking a walk outside of her parent’s home in Fort Myers Florida. Meteorologists said it was cloudy but wasn’t raining that day when lightning struck the expectant mother in the head. The strike stopped her heart and the heart of her unborn son. She could only respond with her eyes at the time when her husband called her name Meghan was rushed to the hospital where doctors performed an emergency c-section. Owen was born and given oxygen assistance until he was later taken off life support. He was pronounced dead on July 12 at the Golisano Children’s Hospital in Fort Myers. Meanwhile Meghan had suffered a heart attack collapsed lung bruised heart and burns and was treated in intensive care. She could only respond with her eyes at the time when her husband called her name. ‘I don’t have much memory’ Meghan said of the incident. ‘I don’t remember much only the last two to three days [in the hospital].’ After months of mourning and reflection the couple decided to try again and are now expecting to bring a baby boy they plan to name Ozzy into the world in October. Though Meghan said she would give her life for her child she is happy to be here with her husband children Brea and Otto The couple say their faith has kept them going. ‘I lost a child I almost lost my wife I stepped away from work’ Matthew said. ‘Life is hard and everyone has a story.’ After the tragedy they said they received an outpouring of love and support by their local church. The couple’s church members held prayer vigils in commemoration of Owen. ‘I think it’s devastating you know you just don’t understand why some tragedy happens’ church member Linda Kelly after the tragedy. Meghan will deliver Ozzy via c-section. But despite the lightning strike she is not considered a high-risk pregnancy. ‘As a mother I’d give my life for my child’ she said. ‘If I had a choice it would have been ‘take me instead.’ However she said is ‘happy to be here’ with her husband and children Brea and Otto. Advertisement Read more: BetterNews.info – news website The post Mother-of-two who lost her baby after being struck by lighting celebrates her new pregnancy appeared first on BetterNews.info – news website.

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