Migrant Rescues

Border Patrol Agents Save Migrants Hit by Truck

Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents provided medical assistance to two migrants who were struck by a car as they attempted to circumvent an immigration checkpoint located about 75 miles from Mexico.

Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents provide medical assistance to an illegal alien who was struck by a truck while attempting to circumvent an immigration checkpoint. (Photo: U.S. Border Patrol/Laredo Sector)

Border Patrol Agents Rescue Four Migrants Abandoned by Human Smugglers

Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol agents rescued four migrants who had been abandoned on Texas ranches. Sheriff’s office officials in Brooks county reported 50 migrant deaths during 2018 on these ranches located about 80 miles north of the Texas-Mexico border.

Falfurrias Station Border Patrol agents rescues a migrant woman who human smugglers left behind to die. (File Photo: U.S. Border Patrol/Rio Grande Valley Sector)

Migrant Impaled on Rebar After Falling Off San Diego Border Wall

San Diego Sector Border Patrol agents rescued a Central American migrant woman who nearly fell to her death from the international border wall. She and her two children fell from the wall as she attempted to illegally enter the U.S. from Mexico and landed on a piece of rebar that pierced her buttocks.

Migrant Woman Injured Climbing Border Wall

Honduran Family Saved from Drowning at Texas Border

Border Patrol agents in the Del Rio Sector rescued five members of a Honduran migrant family from possibly drowning in the Rio Grande River. The family included children as young as six-years-old.

Del Rio Sector Border Patrol agents rescue five members of a Honduran migrant family from possibly drowning in Rio Grande River. (Photo: U.S. Border Patrol/Del Rio Sector)

Border Patrol Agents Rescue Unresponsive Migrant in South Texas

Border Patrol agents in the Rio Grande Valley Sector rescued several migrants abandoned by human smugglers after they illegally crossed the border from Mexico. At least one female became unresponsive after heat exposure and lacking water.

McAllen Station Border Patrol agents rescue unresponsive Guatemalan woman abandoned by human smugglers. (Photo: U.S. Border Patrol/Rio Grande Valley Sector)

Border Patrol Agents Find Deceased Migrant, Rescue Two Others

Border Patrol agents assigned to the Rio Grande Valley Sector rescued two migrants who had become lost on ranches near the Texas border with Mexico. In a separate incident, agents recovered the body of a migrant who drowned while attempting to cross the river.

Laredo Sector BORSTAR agents provided emergency medical assistance to a migrant who was abandoned in near 100-degree heat for three days without food or water. (Photo: U.S. Border Patrol/Laredo Sector)