Vancouver Island’s first baby of 2020 arrived at Victoria General Hospital.
The Sooke family welcomed the baby boy at 12:17 a.m., and he weighed 8 lbs, 3 oz.
The first baby in the province to be born this year arrived at Royal Columbian Hospital in New Westminster at 12:01 a.m.
— BC Government News (@BCGovNews) January 1, 2020
It's a boy! Island Health's first hospital birth of 2020 came at 12:17am at Vic General – an 8 pound 3 ounce lad from Sooke. #NewYearsBaby
— Island Health (@VanIslandHealth) January 1, 2020