16 people found alive in sealed trailer on ferry heading to Ireland from France: report

Source: Xinhua| 2019-11-21 22:41:17|Editor: yan
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DUBLIN, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- A total of 16 people with unknown nationalities were found alive in a sealed trailer of a truck on a ferry heading towards Ireland from France, reported Irish national radio and television broadcaster on Thursday afternoon.

Stena Line, the operator of the ferry, confirmed the report by saying in a statement the 16 people were found by an employee of the ferry who heard the banging from inside the truck parked on the vehicle deck of the ferry which is due to arrive at a sea port in southeast Ireland at 3:30 p.m. Irish time.

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