Tuesday 20 February 2024
10.3 C

Seven people found inside refrigerated lorry on M1 after banging heard by motorists

Seven people have been found inside a refrigerated lorry on the M1 after members of the public reported hearing banging from inside the trailer. 

Leicestershire Police said:

‘Members of public report hearing banging coming from refrigerated trailer in slow moving traffic on the M1.

‘HGV stopped, 7 people found in the trailer!

‘Fortunately they’re all fit and well.

- Advertisement -

‘All 7 arrested & taken to custody for immigration teams to come and process.’

© Leicestershire Police

Get one email every day with all the stories. Sign up to our daily newsletter here