This happened just west of St. Louis, Missouri on Thursday.
Missouri is smack dab in the middle of the country.
>h3>U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials were contacted Thursday morning when 11 people without legal papers were found in a van that was pulled over west of St. Louis by the Six Flags theme park.
The driver and a passenger fled on foot after the van was pulled over by police. The 11 undocumented immigrants were found inside.
Officials are still searching for the driver and passenger who fled the scene. Both men are described as Hispanic.
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