Coronavirus victims are buried in crowded Tijuana cemetery

Cemetery workers lower the casket of Juan Velasco, who died of COVID-19 symptoms, as his family, to the right, watches the burial at Tijuana's Municipal Cemetery No. 13.
(Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)

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Wendy Fry is a member of the Watchdog & Accountability team at The San Diego Union-Tribune. She worked at the newspaper from 2009 to 2012, and worked at NBC San Diego from 2013 to 2018 before returning to the paper. Wendy won SPJ’s Sol Price Award for Responsible Journalism in 2012 for her coverage of corruption at the Sweetwater schools, and she won the Grand Golden Watchdog Award from the San Diego County Taxpayers Association in 2017.