Six migrants from El Salvador killed in car crash

CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS (NBC) - Officials in Texas say six natives of El Salvador were killed in an accident near Corpus Christi Wednesday morning.

The accident happened on Tuesday night but authorities weren't notified until 7 a.m.

In addition to the six people killed, several others were injured when the vehicle crashed into a canal in a field.

Crews had to remove some people who were trapped in the wreckage.
Multiple fire departments were on the scene.

The cause of the crash is being investigated.