ESSEX , England, June 5 (UPI) -- British border agents found 68 migrants locked in shipping containers aboard four trucks at the port of Essex.
A Home Office spokesmen said they were found late Thursday at Harwich International Port, northeast of London, during an inspection. The trucks and containers arrived from the Netherlands. Within the containers were 35 Afghans, 22 Chinese, 10 Vietnamese and one Russian. Two were pregnant, a member of East of England Ambulance Service said, and seven were later hospitalized with chest and abdominal pain.