Antonio, Texas, in one of the deadliest human trafficking tragedies in recent history.

San Antonio: Two suspects charged after death of 51 migrants in sweltering Texas truck

At least 51 migrants have died after being trapped inside a sweltering tractor-trailer truck found abandoned in Texas,

authorities said on Tuesday, as two Mexican nationals tied to the smuggling incident were charged in US federal court.

The deceased migrants, 39 men and 12 women, were discovered on Monday on the outskirts of San Antonio, 

Texas, in one of the deadliest human trafficking tragedies in recent history.

Two suspects identified as Juan Francisco D’Luna-Bilbao and Juan Claudio D’Luna-Mendez,

both Mexican citizens, have been charged with possessing firearms while residing in the United States illegally,

According to court documents and US authorities.