TOD­DLER AMONG 26 MI­GRANTS FOUND IN REFRIGERATED LORRY IN FRANCE

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Lille, France - Twenty-six mi­grants, in­clud­ing a two year old, were dis­cov­ered in a refrigerated lorry at a ferry ter­mi­nal near the north­ern French port of Dunkirk on Satur­day, the emer­gency ser­vices said.

The tod­dler, whose Ira­nian mother was also in the lorry, was taken to hos­pi­tal suf­fer­ing from hy­pother­mia af­ter the mi­grants were found in the lorry early on Satur­day as they at­tempted to reach Bri­tain. The two-year-old, suf­fer­ing from ‘mild hy­pother­mia’, was taken to hos­pi­tal in Dunkirk for treat­ment.

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