Finding out you're expecting twins is probably an initial shock for most parents-to-be, but once the idea settles in, you prepare and are as ready as you can be for two newborns to enter the world.
Such was the case for a California couple, but when the pregnant woman went into labor last week, they got the shock of a lifetime.
"First they told us they were twins. Then the doctor had to call somebody else — another doctor — to say, 'Do you see what I’m seeing?'" Miguel Cendejas, the new father, told KPIX-TV. "And they were triplets."
Three identical girls — Sammie, Stella and Scarlett — were born in an Oakland, California, hospital Wednesday.
Watch KPIX's report on the surprise delivery: