At Least 9 Migrants Drowned In Border Crossing

Migrants Caught In Section Of Rio Grande That Had Swelled 2 Feet

  • At least nine migrants were killed Saturday trying to cross the Rio Grande in a section of the river that had swelled at least 2 feet in the past day.
  • U.S. officials rescued at least 37 migrants and law enforcement took 53 migrants into custody.
  • CBP said it is continuing to search for survivors with help from local first responders.