Gardai confirm they found 6 migrants in the back of a truck in Co. Laois yesterday evening – TheLiberal.ie – Our News, Your Views
October 17, 2017

Gardai confirm they found 6 migrants in the back of a truck in Co. Laois yesterday evening

Gardai have launched an investigation into a discovery of migrants trapped in the back of a 40 foot containter at 5:20pm yesterday afternoon in Co. Laois.

It’s understood that the truck driver pulled over on the N80 near Stradbally and rang gardaĆ­ after he heard noises coming from the back of the lorry.

On opening the container, gardaĆ­ found three men and two women, all in their 30s, and one child all of whom have been taken to hospital.

It’s not yet revealed where the 6 people have come from but one source claims it was Africa.

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