Christopher Olivarez

Mexican Migrant Kills Guatemalan Migrant in Rollover Crash near Border

If he survives, a Mexican national involved in a human smuggling attempt will face murder charges following a fatal crash that left a Guatemalan dead on Wednesday, Texas Department of Public Safety officials stated. The Mexican man, illegally present in the U.S., is himself in critical condition following a police pursuit that ended in a rollover.

Texas DPS troopers and EMS workers render aid to 12 illegal aliens who were ejected from a pickup truck in a rollover crash near La Joya, Texas. (Texas Department of Public Safety)

VIDEOS: Texas Troopers Stop Human Smuggling Incidents near Border

Texas Department of Public Safety troopers are encountering more dangerous human smuggling incidents, many including high-speed pursuits. DPS officials released videos recently showing the dangers these smugglers put their “cargo” in as well as the general public on the roadways.

Migrants flee from smugglers work truck after being stopped by DPS troopers near Kingsville, Texas. (Texas Department of Public Safety)