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Police Discover 41 Migrants Hiding In Refrigerated Truck

Forty-one migrants have been found hiding in a refrigerated truck at a motorway in northern Greece, police say.

The migrants, most of them Afghans, were not injured, a police official said, adding that the refrigeration system had not been turned on.

Police stopped the truck on a highway near the northern Greek city of Xanthi on Monday for a regular check.

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Police and emergency services are at work to take care of 41 migrants who were found alive in a refrigerated truck. Image: Getty Images.

They arrested the driver and took him and the migrants to a nearby police station for identification.

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