Deaths of illegal immigrants prompt public-service announcements

By Elizabeth Aguilera, Staff Writer

Saturday, March 5, 2011 at 9:35 p.m.

Spurred by three recent border-crossing deaths linked to frigid weather, Border Patrol officials in San Diego aim to work with Mexican agencies to create public-service announcements detailing the dangers of illegally entering the United States.

“They are ill-prepared for the weather they encounter,