WATCH: Migrants Rescued from Swift Currents of Texas Border River

WATCH: Migrants Rescued from Swift Currents of Texas Border River


Del Rio Sector Border Patrol agents made multiple water rescues, saving the lives of seven adult migrants and an infant. Agents also rescued migrants locked in a dangerously hot rail car near Eagle Pass, Texas.

Del Rio Sector Chief Patrol Agent Jason D. Owens tweeted a video showing agents rescuing a group of four migrants who became trapped in the swiftly moving currents of the Rio Grande near Eagle Pass. The video shows the agents pulling the migrants from the chilled water of the border river that separates Texas and Mexico.

River rescue by USBP Boat Patrol caught on camera!

This group of four was stuck in the middle of the river overnight. Despite daytime temperatures of 100+, one of the females

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