Immigrants Found in Cold Temperature Trailer

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A group of undocumented immigrants are being processed after they were discovered in freezing temperatures this morning at the Falfurrias checkpoint.

11 immigrants were squeezed into the back of tractor-trailer. Agents say the temperature was 52 degrees Fahrenheit. Nine were Mexican nationals. One was El Salvadorian and another was Honduran. The driver was arrested and taken to the prosecutions office.

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