The driver responsible for the crash that led to the deaths of three suspected illegal immigrants in 2008 pled guilty to the charges against him this week.
The man on Thursday pleaded guilty to conspiracy to transport illegal immigrants for profit, resulting in death.
The 21-year-old driver faces up to 15 years in jail and possible deportation to his native country of El Salvador. His sentencing will take place in February by a San Antonio judge.
According to police, the crash occurred when they tried to stop two vehicle suspected of transporting illegal immigrants. The 21-year old crashed his vehicle while attempting to escape from police.