At least ten people are dead and more than 30 have suffered major injuries in a tractor-trailer estimated to have been carrying up to 100 undocumented immigrants in Texas. The bodies were discovered on early Sunday morning at the parking lot of a San Antonio Walmart.
CNN reports that an employee called law enforcement officers after a man from the truck requested water on a day that reached 100-degrees. According to officials, the truck’s air conditioning did not work.
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“Unfortunately, some of them were severely overheated, and that was a refrigerated truck with no refrigeration,” said San Antonio Fire Chief Charles Hood. “So the inside of the truck was just austere condition that nobody was going to survive
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