ESSEX– THE bodies of 39 people have been found in a lorry container in Essex.
The ambulance service called in the police after the discovery at Waterglade Industrial Park in Eastern Avenue, Grays, the BBC stated.
Police have arrested the lorry driver, a 25-year-old man from Northern Ireland on suspicion of murder.
Essex Police said the vehicle travelled from Bulgaria and entered the UK via Holyhead, Anglesey, on Saturday.
Early indications are that 38 adults and one teenager have died, reports stated.