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Ferry lorries overturn as gangway rope snaps

Contributed by editor on Feb 09, 2005 - 03:14 PM

FERRY LORRIES OVERTURN AS GANGWAY ROPE SNAPS

Cross Channel ferry services between Dover and Calais have been disrupted today (9 February) after three people were injured at the French port.


It is reported that two lorries being driven off a ferry, overturned when a gangway rope snapped.

The berth cannot be used and is causing delays to services. It is not yet known how long the disruption will last.