Stowaways found in back of refrigerated lorry

Border Force officers based in France, have found 48 stowaways hidden in the back of a refrigerated lorry.

The would-be illegal immigrants were discovered during routine checks on Tuesday (Jan 21) as the trucked waited to board a cross-Channel shuttle to Folkestone.

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48 stowaways found in back of lorry

Forty eight stowaways have been found hiding in the back of a refrigerated lorry en route to Folkestone.