‘Horrific human tragedy’: 46 suspected migrants found dead inside big-rig in San Antonio

6/28/2022 9:28:00 AM

At least five victims are in critical condition at one area hospital.

‘Horrific human tragedy’: 46 suspected migrants found dead inside big-rig in San Antonio

At least five victims are in critical condition at one area hospital.

Update 11:34 p.Update 11:34 p.Law enforcement officers work at the scene in San Antonio where dozens of people were found dead inside a tractor-trailer on Monday.Harris emerges as top abortion voice, warns of more fallout Of the 16 taken to hospitals with heat-related illnesses, 12 were adults and four were children, said Fire Chief Charles Hood.

m.EDT June 27 : San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg called the gruesome discovery “tragic.EDT June 27 : San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg called the gruesome discovery “tragic.” “This is nothing short of a horrific human tragedy,” Nirenberg said during a news conference late Monday.“This is nothing short of a horrific human tragedy,” San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg said at a news conference near the scene.“They had families.“They had families..” “This is nothing short of a horrific human tragedy,” Nirenberg said.

..S.and were likely trying to find a better life.It’s nothing short of a horrific human tragedy,” he added.It’s nothing short of a horrific human tragedy,” he added.According to KSAT , authorities did not immediately confirm if the victims were migrants or their country of origin.Related Story Death is a constant risk for undocumented migrants entering Texas 2 hours ago Federal, state and local authorities believe that the victims were migrants.San Antonio Police Chief William McManus told the TV station that officers received a call just before 6 p.San Antonio Police Chief William McManus told the TV station that officers received a call just before 6 p.Big rigs emerged as a popular smuggling method in the early 1990s amid a surge in U.

m.Monday from a person working near the 9600 block of Quintana Road who heard a cry for help.Monday from a person working near the 9600 block of Quintana Road who heard a cry for help.-Mexico border, but the deaths of 46 people represent a stunning loss of life.The worker told police he saw several bodies inside a tractor-trailer with its doors partially open as he approached the direction of the cry.San Antonio Fire Chief Charles Hood said during the news conference that responding crews found “stacks of bodies” in the trailer, noting that several conscious victims were too weak to exit the vehicle.San Antonio Fire Chief Charles Hood said during the news conference that responding crews found “stacks of bodies” in the trailer, noting that several conscious victims were too weak to exit the vehicle.Hood confirmed that the 46 fatalities included both men and women, ranging from teenagers to young adults, KSAT reported.m.S.

Heat stroke and heat exhaustion were the cause of death, he added.Heat stroke and heat exhaustion were the cause of death, he added.Meanwhile, McManus confirmed during the news conference that three people have been taken into custody, but he did not elaborate on their connections to the tragedy.He also stated that federal Homeland Security Investigations would be taking over the investigation, the TV station reported.He also stated that federal Homeland Security Investigations would be taking over the investigation, the TV station reported.The tractor-trailer had a refrigeration system, the official said, but it did not appear to be working.Update 10:20 p.m.m.Aaron Reichlin-Melnick, policy director at the American Immigration Council, wrote that he had been dreading such a tragedy for months.

EDT June 27 : According to WOAI-TV , news of the gruesome discovery spread quickly through the South Texas city.The city’s fire chief, Charles Hood, said the survivors did not appear to have access to water and were too weak to exit the truck on their own.There are about 46 migrants dead in San Antonio.There are about 46 migrants dead in San Antonio.Our prayers raised up to you O Lord for their souls.Lord have mercy on them.Lord have mercy on them.” Twelve adults and four children were taken to hospitals.They hoped for a better life.Greg Abbott, a Republican running for reelection, was blunt in a tweet about the Democratic president: “These deaths are on Biden.

Lord after Uvalde and now this, help us! We need you! So many people suffering.Lord after Uvalde and now this, help us! We need you! So many people suffering.God, God, God.The average number of days with temperatures of 100 degrees or higher in San Antonio is nine, according to historical data from NWS dating back to 1885.— Archbishop Gustavo (@ABishopGustavo) Update 10:08 p.— Archbishop Gustavo (@ABishopGustavo) Update 10:08 p.m.EDT June 27 : A U.EDT June 27 : A U.He said the three people in custody were not found with the truck, but declined to comment further.S.

S.official confirmed to just before 10 p.official confirmed to just before 10 p.m.S.EDT Monday that another 15 victims found inside the truck were transported to area hospitals and that the scene is being treated as a presumed migrant smuggling attempt.EDT Monday that another 15 victims found inside the truck were transported to area hospitals and that the scene is being treated as a presumed migrant smuggling attempt.The official because the information had not been authorized for public release.___ Spagat reported from San Diego.

Original report.Original report.The Honduran foreign ministry said it is investigating whether any of the victims were from Honduras.

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