Migrant in a tight spot

The man was squeezed between the engine block and the radiator

NEWS Staff Reporter

Two men were arrested in the port of Almería last week after trying to smuggle a migrant in the engine bay of a van.

The incident happened on January 3 when Guardia Civil officers became suspicious of two individuals travelling in a blue Nissan van that had come off a ferry from North Africa.

On inspecting the vehicle agents lifted the bonnet and found a man squeezed into the tiny gap between the engine block and the radiator.

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