EU migrant crisis: Austrian van death toll rises to 70

August 28, 2015 7:09 AM

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BERLIN — The number of people found dead in an abandoned truck on an Austrian highway rose to at least 70 on Friday, Austrian officials said.

Investigators previously said 50 bodies were recovered from the truck that traveled to Austria from Hungary.

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