KRGV CHANNEL 5 NEWS

Good morning. Here’s a quick look at this morning’s headlines.

3 Hospitalized After Gas Leak at Middle School

Three cafeteria workers at Cesar Chavez Middle School in Palmview were taken to the hospital, after a gas leak. The cafeteria has been closed off. Students remain in their classrooms.

Border Patrol agents are investigating a possible stash house north of Palmview. About 60 illegal immigrants were found. We’re working to gather more details.

Border Patrol agents are investigating a possible stash house north of Palmview. About 60 illegal immigrants were found. We’re working to gather more details.

Two people escaped authorities after a chase in Palmview. Police are still trying to figure out why the driver refused to stop.

Two people escaped authorities after a chase in Palmview. Police are still trying to figure out why the driver refused to stop.

While all the people killed in the wreck were identified, authorities are still working to notify the families of the victims.

While all the people killed in the wreck were identified, authorities are still working to notify the families of the victims.

Strangers are paying their respects at the scene of a deadly wreck that killed nine illegal immigrants. We’ll have a report coming up on CHANNEL 5 NEWS at NOON.

Strangers are paying their respects at the scene of a deadly wreck that killed nine illegal immigrants. We’ll have a report coming up on CHANNEL 5 NEWS at NOON.

Chase Leads to School Lockdown

A lockdown was ordered at Gonzalez Elementary (La Joya ISD) as a result of a police chase. We’re told shots were fired during the chase. No injuries have been reported.

We’re told the suspects will likely face charges for possession of marijuana and evading arrest.

Authorities Searching for Suspect near Palmview

A chase ended in Palmview, near Abram Road and U.S. 83. The suspect fled on foot. The vehicle left behind contained drugs. DPS troopers and Border Patrol agents are searching for the suspect. We’ll have a report on CHANNEL 5 NEWS at NOON.