39 dead in containers discovered in the UK - page 1
In a truck container in the British city of Grays 39 bodies were found. As informed by the local police. According to the Guardian , a 25-year-old Nordire was arrested. Grays is located in the commune of Thurrock in Essex on the Thames east of London. In Thurrock there is a large new container terminal.
According to the police, the vehicle is believed to be from Bulgaria and was found around one o'clock in the morning in an industrial area in Grays east of London, police said in Essex on Wednesday. The people were declared dead on the spot. Their identities are still unclear. It should be 38 adults and a teenager, reports the local paper Thurrock Gazette .
The authorities initiated a murder investigation. "This is a tragic incident in which a large number of people have lost their lives and our investigations are continuing to clarify what has happened," said chief commissioner Andrew Mariner, according to Thurrock Gazette .