Illegal migrants hit elk in Alpine while trying to outrun border agents

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ALPINE, Texas (Nexstar)- An SUV carrying illegal migrants hit an elk early Friday morning while trying to evade border agents. 

According to a Facebook post, agents stationed in Alpine tried to stop the SUV. The driver refused to pull over and continued north through Alpine where he hit the animal. 

Agents arrested multiple illegal migrants and provided medical assistance to those injured in the crash. 

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