Finlay Carson MSP

Galloway and West Dumfries

Praise for swift response to Cairnryan incident

Galloway and West Dumfries MSP Finlay Carson has praised the swift response from the emergency services and crew following a major incident on the Larne-Cairnryan service.

All crew and passengers have been accounted for and there are no reported injuries, despite horrendous weather conditions.

Commenting Finlay Carson MSP said: "This is a major incident at the port of Cairnryan, so I am very pleased that there are no injuries and everyone on board has been accounted for.

"That is testament to the excellent and swift response to what could have been a very dangerous situation, given the horrific weather that has hit the area today.

"I will be continuing to monitor the situation to ensure services are up and running again."