Two drown in Texas border crossing

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Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 12:47pm

At least two people are dead after attempting to illegally cross the U.S.-Mexico border near Port Isabel, Texas.

"A female called hysterically telling us that family members were stranded on the Brownsville Ship Channel between Port Isabel and the Port of Brownsville," said Port Isabel Police Chief Gualberto Gonzalez.

Police say the people stranded were undocumented immigrants.

Several rescue boats went out to search and found one person alive in the water.

Two bodies were recovered, and at least two other people are still missing.

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