Four injured as Isle of Wight ferry deck collapses

Four people were treated in hospital after the upper deck of a car ferry collapsed.

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Victims describe moment ferry deck collapsed

One of the four people who were injured when a ferry deck collapsed on Friday has spoken to ITV News Meridian.

The incident on the Wightlink Ferry happened at around 10:30pm on Friday night as passengers disembarked at the Fishbourne terminal on the Isle of Wight.

Rachael Hyde and Jesse Young were stuck on the ferry deck when it collapsed on friday.

The mezzanine deck, which had nine cars on it, collapsed on to the deck beneath it as it was being lowered. Luckily, vehicles on the lower deck had already left the ferry.

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