RIO GRANDE VALLEY, Texas (ValleyCentral) — McAllen Border Patrol Station agents disrupted a human smuggling attempt that ended in a pursuit and crash.
On Tuesday, MCS camera operators noticed a red Chevrolet loading migrants into the vehicle in a well-known smuggling area near Sullivan City.
Moments later, Texas Department of Public Safety troopers discovered the vehicle and attempted to initiate a vehicle stop.
The driver failed to yield and led troopers in a vehicle pursuit.
The driver eventually lost control of the vehicle causing a rollover, several occupants were then seen exiting the vehicle.
MCS agents apprehended four migrants, three of the individuals were transported to a local hospital due to injuries.
The driver was not located.
All subjects were processed accordingly.
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