The victims were taken to local hospitals by helicopter, ambulances and a mobile mass casualty transportation vehicle, the fire department said.
After giving water to the person, the employee then called police.
A police officer cleans up the caution tape around the area of the Walmart parking lot where the tractor-trailer was discovered.
McManus initially called it a case of human trafficking and at the end of the conference said that this "is not an isolated incident".
Police are searching the area to find anyone who may have attempted to flee the scene.
Numerous people who survived the heat are in the hospital in serious or even critical condition, recovering from heat-related illnesses.
Hood told CNN that all of the bodies were of adult males, some of whom appeared to have suffered brain damage from the heat inside the truck. The driver is in custody and will be charged. They say it's a horrific human trafficking case.
The US Department of Homeland Security was investigating the discovery, he said. "This happens quite frequently under cover of night", McManus said.
McManus said that the store surveillance video showed a number of vehicles picking several people up from inside the trailer before authorities could arrive on the scene.
It was not immediately clear how many people made it off the truck alive, McManus said.
"Horrific scene overnight in San Antonio where a human smuggling attempt turned deadly", Doggett tweeted. I personally worked on a tragic tractor trailer case in Victoria, Texas in 2003 in which 19 people were killed as a result of the smugglers' total indifference to the safety of those smuggled and to the law. He said the people in the trailer would be reviewed by ICE agents to determine their immigration status.
Authorities did not say whether the rig was locked when they arrived, whether it was used to smuggle the occupants across the border into the US, or where it might have been headed.
For over a century, immigrants have looked to the United States as a beacon of hope and opportunity.
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Matthews is 79 points behind the German, who won five of the first 11 stages to establish a huge advantage. The outcome saw Froome retain his overnight overall lead on Aru and Bardet of 18s and 23s respectively.
New entrant to the telecom sector Reliance Jio , now entered the feature phone market with its very first VoLTE feature phone. And JioPhone will be physically available to those who have pre-booked, on a first come first serve basis, September onwards.
But her influence has been on the wane in recent years amid the growing influence of the BJP led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi . She questioned when she can not raise the voices of the weaker sections then what is the use of her being in the House.
I felt that somewhere if I had few more batters to support me, maybe my game would have been much better. This win ensured India qualify for the semi-final of an ICC event for the first time since 2010.
Moreover, the Galaxy S8 smartphone packs a 5.8-inch display, while the Galaxy S8 Plus smartphone packs a 6.2-inch display. The reason for vertically aligned sensors would be to offer better performance for augmented reality (AR) applications.
Senator McCain had surgery to remove a blood clot above his left eye , and he will not be in Washington, D.C. this week. He had hoped the bill would be voted on this week. "That's what would produce the kind of legislation that we need".
Early Friday morning, WHILE I WAS SLEEPING FOR GOD'S SAKE, Beyoncé shared the first photo of her twins, Rumi and Sir Carter . As well as the twins , a girl and a boy, she and Jay-Z are also parents to five-year-old daughter, Blue Ivy .
But he said he hasn't heard from them since then, and police told him that the calls came from an untraceable "burner" phone. Boogotti Kasino claims the dog was taken by Whitehead's "ex-bitch", and that he did not steal the animal.
It's been two years since NASA's research spacecraft, New Horizons , zoomed past Pluto on its never-ending voyage into space. The spacecraft will on January 1, 2019 will get closer to a Kuiper Belt object known as 2014 MU69 , NASA said.
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Audit slams Railways on food quality
The CAG, in a report tabled in Parliament on Friday, said its audit indicated "total understatement of adjusted gross revenue (AGR) of Rs. 61,064.56 crore" by six operators.
Northern Lights Could Be Visible In Southern Canada
Coronal mass ejections like the one observed Friday cause electromagnetic storms and exceptionally colorful auroras. The space weather prediction center has issued a watch for likely G2 (moderate) geomagnetic storm conditions.