Woman rescued after falling overboard from ferry
A woman has been rescued after falling overboard from a Newcastle passenger ferry bound for the Netherlands.
She fell overboard from the Princess Seaways DFDS ferry at about 20:35 BST on Monday.
The ferry then reversed course and rescued her off the coast of Flamborough Head, at about 21:00 BST.
The woman, 23, from Welwyn Garden City in Hertfordshire, was taken to Scarborough Hospital, where she was kept in overnight and then released.
Ed Thomas reports
06 Sep 2011
- From the section UK