Human smugglers crashed into a natural gas pipeline near Kingsville, Texas, while attempting to flee from Border Patrol agents. The smugglers abandoned an injured woman when they fled from the crash scene.
Kingsville Station Border Patrol agents observed a suspicious vehicle in a known human smuggling area on Highway 77 near Kingsville on October 7, according to Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol officials. The smugglers took off when the agents attempted to stop the vehicle.
#BorderPatrol FIRST ON SCENE
A smuggler crashes into a gas pipeline and abandons his truck.
Nearby, agents find an injured woman and render aid.
Medics and the gas company responded to the emergency!
— Chief Patrol Agent Brian Hastings (@USBPChiefRGV) October 8,