Eight people were found by police in a sweltering tractor-trailer in a Walmart parking lot in San Antonio, Texas, early Sunday morning.
"The employee then saw people lying unconscious in the truck, and others in critical condition", police chief William McManussaid.
"[Seventeen] patients were transported [to the hospital] priority 1 (life threatening injury/illness) and 13 were transported priority 2 (not immediately life threatening)", the San Antonio Fire Department said in a statement.
Thomas Homan, acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, says some of the survivors have indicated they were coming from Mexico.
A store employee became suspicious after someone got out of the trailer begging for water late Saturday night. Measures to harden global borders encourage would-be migrants to turn to smugglers and fear of deportation deters whistle-blowing, they said.
The driver of the truck, which did not have a working air conditioning system, is in custody.
Officers arrived at about 12:30 a.m.to find eight people deceased and dozens of others suffering from heat stroke or dehydration.
First look at Ghost Recon Wildlands' 4v4 multiplayer mode
Ghost War puts one team in the shoes of the Ghosts and other team as a squad of spec ops soldiers hoping to gain power in Bolvia. Ubisoft invited members of the community in for a sneak peak at the new mode in a series of workshops at the Paris studio.
Hood told reporters, "it was a mass casualty for us".
The driver of the vehicle has been arrested, police said.
At least eight people have been found dead, including two young "school-aged" children, after human traffickers left them inside a lorry in searing 37C heat.
An additional 28 were taken to hospital - 20 of them in a serious condition - after they were rescued from the vehicle that had been parked outside a Walmart, in San Antonio, Texas.
Mr McManus said the deadly discovery "is not an isolated incident". Most of the migrants are from Mexico and Central America seeking better-paying work in the United States. He was sentenced to 34 years in prison after multiple life sentences were overturned.
Experts have warned in recent months that tougher immigration policies could make it more hard to stop human trafficking.
While we don't get to see Art3mis, Sorrento, or Aech, we do see why this is one of the most highly anticipated films of the year. But Spielberg chose to take on the challenge anyway, spending two and a half years bringing author Ernest Cline's vision to life.
President Donald Trump invited companies from all across America to the White House to participate in " Made in America Week". Eventually, Corning could invest up to $4 billion and hire up to 4,000 new employees, it said Thursday.
John McCain , R-Ariz. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington , during the committee's hearing on the defense department's budget. Subsequent tissue pathology revealed that a tumor known as glioblastoma was found to be associated with that that blood clot.
The FTC declined comment and it's not yet clear if the agency would open a formal probe into the allegations. Consumer Watchdog said the before-sale prices were the most misleading type of reference price used.
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I find it very flattering and I mean, it doesn't affect me in any way, apart from it's very nice and makes me smile, really ". But after he hit a quadruple bogey on the first hole and a bogey on the second, O'Meara's smile had gone.
It could be ominous, then, that the first round of the event's 146th staging was dominated by three of Uncle Sam's boys. The 27-year-old was four under par through 13 holes before dropping a shot at the 16th.
This may be only the second complete skull found in New Mexico ". "It really has to be done with great care and know-how". It was found in Las Cruces , New Mexico right on the outskirts of Jude Sparks' neighborhood.
Immediately, the Masters champion put his hand to his shoulder and required attention from the on-course physiotherapist. He should not have done that, because he ended up hurting his shoulder. "I was very concerned about it".
It didn't elaborate on a possible follow-up probe on auto technology, saying it can't comment on ongoing investigations. German carmaker Audi is offering a free software upgrade for 850,000 diesel cars in order to improve emissions.
The chief of Thailand's narcotics police told reporters that Cazes hanged himself in jail just prior to a scheduled court hearing. The normal home page for the dark Web market Hansa has been replaced by this message from USA law enforcement authorities.
Reliance, Wipro buoy markets
The BSE 30-share Sensex started settled up 124.49 points, or 0.39 per cent, at 32,028.89. European equity markets were trading higher in early afternoon trade.
Three Israelis Killed In West Bank Terror Home Invasion
The ministry blamed Israeli fire for a second shooting in the A-Tur area of east Jerusalem that left another Palestinian dead. Three Israelis having dinner in their West Bank home were murdered by a 19-year-old Palestinian wielding a knife Friday.
Could a war break out between India and China - again?
It also snubbed her suggestion of a simultaneous withdrawal in the disputed region describing it as India's "fantasy". We want that if a dialogue is held, and if talks are to be held, then both the countries should withdraw their troops.
Panthers sign OG Turner to four-year extension
He has played in 45 games for the Panthers, with 41 starts and two Pro Bowl appearances. "Beyond excited today! Thank you to Mr. The 24-year-old was a third-round pick out of LSU and quickly moved up to start during his rookie season.
Cubs have inquired about Rangers' Yu Darvish
The Rangers are 4.5 games back in the wild card race. "It is what it is", said Darvish, who is winless in his past six starts. The price for Darvish will be less than Gray, given that Darvish is set to be a free agent at the end of the season.
Philly Police conduct search of DiNardo cornfield in Solebury
The Philadelphia Police Department and its K-9 Unit conducted a search of the Cosmo DiNardo's family farm in Solebury Township. DiNardo is behind bars after confessing to the murders of Dean Finocchiaro, Mark Sturgis, Tom Meo and Jimi Patrick last week.
India's Reliance sees profits jump 28 percent
Operating profit was led by robust performance from petrochemicals business and sustained strength in the refining business. RIL which has a market capitalisation of Rs 4,97,000 crore closed 0.31 per cent down at Rs 1,528.70 on the BSE on Thursday.
OJ Simpson parole hearing
Even the prosecutor who sent Simpson to prison is expected to support his parole. "I've known OJ for a long time", said Mr Fromong.