Emigrant hidden in TIR truck chassis found at Kalotina crossing


2010-12-08

During a thorough check of a TIR truck with Turkish license plate customs officers at Kalotina border checkpoint found a man lying on an axis of the vehicle, the National Customs Agency reported. A TIR truck with Turkish registration traveling from Turkey to Switzerland arrived at Kalotina border checkpoint in the night of December 6. After verification of documents and goods the truck is diverted into the hall for a thorough customs inspection. During the inspection customs officers have found a man lying on an axis in the chassis of the truck. The case was submitted to the competent authorities.