Deputies stopped a Ford F-150 truck on Interstate 10 at the 659 mile-marker at about 10:12 a.m., according to a news release from the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office.
A deputy observed one fire extinguisher inside of a tool box, and another hidden underneath it.
After opening the extinguishers, a deputy discovered about 20 pounds of methamphetamine wrapped in foil packaging, according to the news release.
Deputies arrested Juan Angel Dimas, 40, of Mercedes and Francisco Lopez Jr., 32, of Edinburg upon finding the narcotics, authorities said.
The bond for each man is set at $200,000.