It wasn't long into the new year before the first baby of 2013 was born in Berks County.

Carolina Cruz delivered a baby boy at Reading Hospital at 12:45 a.m. Tuesday. She named her son Sseverin.

The baby, Cruz's second child, was born weighing 7 pounds, 13 ounces.

St. Joseph Medical Center in Bern Township welcomed its first baby of 2013 at 2:22 a.m. The mother requested that further information not be released.