9 Immigrants found Dead in San Antonio

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9 Dead

Scribe:  Samuel Otis

Email:  samuel@thethinkering.com


Over the weekend a semi-trailer of immigrants was found in a Walmart parking lot after one of them approached the store requesting water. 

The employee alerted the authorities who found 38 people hot and dying via dehydration and heat stroke.   9 people have died from the heat and being trapped in a locked semi-trailer while temperatures soared to more than 104 degrees. 

The driver a man from Florida is expected to be in court on Monday morning.   

The abandoned truck was headed to Houston, TX, all who died were male adults, officials said there may have been more than 100 people in the truck.  ON man was found in a wooded area near the store where the other 38 people were found.   San Antonio officials have transported the injured and others to appropriate facilities.  

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