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RAW VIDEO Nine Illegal Immigrants Killed in Palmview Accident(South Texas)
KGBT ^ | 04.11.2012 | Katie Lopez

Posted on 04/11/2012 12:01:18 PM PDT by SwinneySwitch

Emergency responders rush to the scene of a major accident in Palmview Tuesday night.

At least nine people are reported dead, and police believe the death toll is expected to rise.

The accident happened just after 10:35 p.m. on Minnesota Road heading east bound on Expressway 83 frontage road.

One man who witnessed the crash told Action 4 News once the van lost control “bodies just started flying out” of the van.

Sources told Action 4 News the U.S. Border Patrol and Palmview Police were conducting a routine traffic stop on Green Road when the driver of a van suddenly took off.

The eyewitness told Action 4 News the unidentified driver sped off swerving, narrowly missing vehicles on the frontage road.

The driver then reportedly slammed into a ramp on the frontage road, a trashcan and reportedly flipped three times.

Palmview Police Investigator Lenny Sanchez said 20 people were inside the van at the time of the crash.

At midnight, at least 9 were reported dead and at least one person was detained.

At least six others were taken to a local hospital including two critically injured.

Police confirm at least three survived, but managed to get away.

Palmview police told Action 4 News they have shut down portion of Expressway 83 and the frontage road in effort to reconstruct the accident.

The fatal accident happened one day after a fatal rollover accident that left one illegal immigrant dead and several injured in La Joya.


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Mexico; News/Current Events; US: Texas
KEYWORDS: aliens; hidalgocounty; mexico
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To: mckenzie7

Mexico has socialized medecine and, at this point in time, very low unemployment combined with a bright economic outlook.

You don’t know squat. Those people could very easily be criminals deported from the U.S. and now returning to committ more crimes.


21 posted on 04/11/2012 12:59:08 PM PDT by SatinDoll (No Foreign Nationals as our President!)
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The male driver was reportedly in critical condition and was heavily guarded by U.S. Border Patrol agents at the hospital.


22 posted on 04/11/2012 1:17:19 PM PDT by SwinneySwitch (Follow the money on both sides of the border.)
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To: SwinneySwitch
Øbama's responsible for this tragedy. . .
23 posted on 04/11/2012 1:56:46 PM PDT by ▀udda▀udd
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To: SwinneySwitch

As the infallible Food Stamp President would say, “what we have here is a teaching momment”.


24 posted on 04/11/2012 2:18:41 PM PDT by RetiredTexasVet (There's a pill for just about everything ... except stupid!)
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To: mckenzie7

I agree. I want the invasion to stop, but I don’t wish ill on anyone. I do want illegals sent back home.

I wish Mexico could be improved so that we don’t have a flood of people looking for a better life.


25 posted on 04/12/2012 7:20:29 AM PDT by FreeAtlanta (Liberty and Justice for ALL)
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To: RetiredTexasVet

Our food stamp president just lost a bunch of voters that might have voted for him several times over.


26 posted on 04/12/2012 7:24:07 AM PDT by FreeAtlanta (Liberty and Justice for ALL)
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To: SwinneySwitch

Update: Feds charge 6 with deadly accidently that killed 9

Not the 15 year old driver.

http://www.valleymorningstar.com/articles/police-99111-palmview-arrested.html

Poll on lower right:

Do you think the U.S./Mexico border is a war zone?

Yes 79%

No 21%

Total Votes: 63


27 posted on 04/13/2012 1:52:55 PM PDT by SwinneySwitch (Follow the money on both sides of the border.)
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