Passenger detained after fire breaks out on ferry

A person suspected of setting fire to a cabin on a passenger ferry tonight has been detained, Humberside Police has said.

Police were called at 11pm when the fire broke out on the ferry heading to Holland. The force added that it was not sure if the fire was deliberate.


Two men arrested following North Sea ferry fire

Two men have been arrested following a fire on board a ferry in the North Sea - a 26-year-old man on suspicion of arson and a 28-year-old on suspicion of affray. Four crew members and two passengers were taken to hospital for treatment.