One dead and several wounded after they were trapped in the San Ysidro Trench


One person was killed after several people were trapped in the flooded San Ysidro Trench as storms swept through the county.

San Diego Fire-Rescue has been called to East San Ysidro Blvd. And the railway Ct. Shortly after 4 pm. To save the trench, after reports from border guard officers about a man stuck in a net in the water. Crews arrived to find at least seven people in the water and called in extra help from rescuers and ambulances.

The seven were pulled out of the water, with minor injuries. Three people were taken to hospital.

The SDF later said that someone did

It is not clear how individuals became trapped in the water. The sporadic rain led to floods in some areas of the county.

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