Woman Hospitalized after Attempting to Cross Border Illegally
July 5th 2012 · 0 Comments
The woman, who is in critical condition received CPR in the ambulance on the way to the hospital.
The woman struggled to cross because of the strong currents in the Rio Grande.
Police will not confirm how many people she was with, but they do say all others were not hurt and have been detained.
Rescue crews, U.S. Border Patrol and El Paso Police were all on the scene before 6 a.m. when the incident occurred.
A version of this column originally appeared in www.ktsm.com.
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By Alexa Helms