Tents stretch as far as the eye can see as thousands of migrants wait in Mexico

Posted at 4:28 PM, Nov 29, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-29 19:28:56-05

TIJUANA, Mexico. (KGTV) -- Conditions were bleak outside the Benito Juarez sports complex, where migrants waited out the rain.

Tents stretches as far as the eye can see as migrants hid beneath tarps in a makeshift camp while waiting for the rain to pass.

Mud puddles still surround the camp as those inside wait for another band of rain to sweep through Tijuana later Thursday evening.

Outdoor showers were set up in the camp. When asked whether or not the journey was worth it, many of the migrants told 10News conditions at the camp are better than conditions in their home countries.

Many with the camp say they’re also concerned as more and more migrants come down with colds. Face masks were passed out throughout the week to try to protect those who haven’t caught a cold.

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