Man Discovered Wedged in Van at Border Crossing

The man was stuck behind some metal shelves agents say

By R. Stickney
|  Tuesday, Jul 17, 2012  |  Updated 8:06 AM PDT
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The estimated street value of the drugs seized was $65 million.

The estimated street value of the drugs seized was $65 million.

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U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agents helped rescue a man found stuck inside a work van.

Agents discovered the man at the San Ysidro border crossing’s secondary inspection station around 4 a.m. Tuesday.

They called San Diego Fire Rescue reporting a person stuck in a compartment of a van.

The unidentified man was found behind some sheet metal shelving in the work van.

He was then taken to a nearby hospital to be evaluated for injuries. 

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