Accident leads to discovery of undocumented immigrants
Agents searched the area and found 17 individuals who were believed to be illegally present in the U.S.
LAREDO, TX. (KGNS) -An alleged human smuggling attempt results in a vehicle accident near Hebbronville.
The incident happened on March 23 when Border Patrol agents received a call from DPS regarding a single-vehicle accident on Farm to Market Road 649.
When agents arrived, they saw that a black truck had crashed through a ranch fence.
After a thorough search of the area, agents found 17 individuals who were believed to be illegally present in the U.S.
The undocumented immigrants were taken into Border Patrol custody for processing.
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