5 immigrants dead after fleeing USA border patrol

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"This is not unusual", Boyd said. During a press conference, Boy said 14 people were in the vehicle, including the driver and passenger.

Footage of the crash showed four bodies on the ground, the charred Chevrolet and several Border Patrol vehicles at the scene, Fox 29 reported. Four of the passengers were pronounced dead at the scene and another died at hospital.

The driver, a suspected smuggler and also believed to be a US citizen, survived the crash, according to NBC News.

Meanwhile, the US Customs and Border Patrol Agency issued a statement expressing "deepest sympathies" to the families of those who died in the crash. The driver, who is believed to be a United States citizen, was among those transported. One of those injured is reported to be the driver of the vehicle.

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The Border Patrol said in a statement Sunday night that two other vehicles had been travelling alongside the SUV earlier in the day.

Boyd added: "If it can be built, I think it needs to be built".

Five people were taken to San Antonio Military Medical Center, including the driver who is believed to be a USA citizen.

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Authorities previously encountered the driver of the SUV last week, and believe he was in the area to pick up or scout unauthorized immigrants, Boyd said.

Images from the scene appeared to show a large four-door SUV-style auto badly wrecked in the middle of the road.

Boyd said smuggling endangers not only the lives of Americans but also the lives of the immigrants.

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