Asylum seekers cut out of Dover tanker

Tanker on ferry
The tanker where asylum seekers were locked Credit: ITV Meridian

Fifteen asylum seekers were cut out of a tanker at Dover and taken to hospital.

It is thought the tanker contained hazardous substances and emergency services are currently at the scene.


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Kent Fire and Rescue service have sent six fire engines to an incident in Dover.