Two injured during reckless human smuggling attempt
The driver allegedly drove into a ditch in an attempt to evade arrest.
LAREDO, Tex. (KGNS) -Border Patrol agents foiled a reckless human smuggling attempt near a northwest city park.
The incident happened on Tuesday afternoon when agents saw several individuals crossing the Rio Grande near Father McNaboe Park.
Agents observed several individuals entering a white pick up truck.
The vehicle traveled west on Flecha Lane and came to a stop in an attempt to bailout.
As agents approached, the driver and individuals got back into the car, recklessly drove off a ditch, and fled on foot.
Agents apprehended Mexican Nationals, two of which required medical attention as a result of the accident.
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