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Ferry capsizes after hitting cargo ship in Dutch canal

A freight ship has hit a small passenger ferry in a canal in the Netherlands, Dutch police say.

The ferry's skipper is also thought to be missing after the incident 10km (six miles) south of Amsterdam.

The BBC's Geraldine Coughlan describes how the scene of the crash.

  • 22 Oct 2010
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