Friday 24 November 2017

Major search operation underway in Irish Sea after woman disappears from ferry

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Denise Calnan

Denise Calnan

A major search operation is underway in the Irish Sea for a woman who disappeared from a ferry.

It is understood the woman went overboard.

The ferry departed Pembroke, Wales on Thursday evening and the passenger was reported missing on Friday morning.

UK authorities are coordinating the operation, while the Irish Coastguard have sent two helicopters to assist in the search.

More to follow

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