Tyler, Texas (KETK) — Tyler welcomed the first baby born at East Texas Medical Center today.
Gavin Reed Galaz was born at 6:33 this morning.
He is 8 pounds and 21 inches long.
Gavin wasn't due for another two days so this was a surprise to the couple, Ruben and Chantel Galaz, and a surprise that he is ETMC's first baby of 2014.
It's the Lindale's first child and they wanted and got a bouncing baby boy.