- Associated Press - Tuesday, September 22, 2020

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - A man from Mexico has died at a Tucson hospital after showing symptoms of dehydration at a centralized processing facility operated by U.S. Border Patrol, authorities said.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said the 30-year-old man died Monday. His name wasn’t immediately released.

Medical personnel assigned to the Tucson Coordination Center became aware Sunday that the man in their custody had dehydration symptoms.

Border Patrol officials said the man died at the hospital after doctors were unable to resuscitate him.

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