Passengers wait to leave fire hit North Sea ferry

Passenger Steven Basford tweeted this photograph of passengers waiting to get off King Seaways ferry following a fire on board, which left six people needing hospital treatment.


Hi @dfdsseaways , when can we get off this ferry? Will you be able to get us to AMS? An announcement would be great!



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.