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More than 40 migrants found dead in tractor-trailer near San Antonio

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At least 42 migrants were found dead in a tractor-trailer near San Antonio, Texas, on Monday night, according to local media reports.

Another 16 migrants were taken to the hospital in various conditions, local news channel KSAT 12 reported.

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Police and emergency vehicles gathered on a major road near San Antonio around 8 p.m. to respond to the incident, according to the news outlet.

Crews are surrounding a parked 18-wheeler next to a set of railroad tracks.

The Hill has reached out to the San Antonio Police Department for more information.

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