Dutch Canal Ferry Collides With Cargo Freighter, Telegraaf Says

Oct. 22 (Bloomberg) -- A freighter collided with a passenger ferry on the Amsterdam-Rhine Canal between Nieuwer Ter Aa and Breukelen, Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf said today, without citing anyone.

An unknown number of people fell overboard and the ferry’s captain is missing, the newspaper said. The ferry carries pedestrians and cyclists across the canal, De Telegraaf said.

To contact the reporter on this story: Martijn van der Starre in Amsterdam at vanderstarre@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: John Buckley at johnbuckley@bloomberg.net