Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Six people found in lorry in Fareham 'cold and hungry'

Layby off the A27 on Military Road Image copyright Google
Image caption The group was found in a lorry off the A27 in the early hours, police said

Six people, believed to be migrants, have been found in the back of a lorry in Hampshire.

The five adults and one 13-year-old boy were discovered by police in a layby off the A27 on Military Road, Fareham, shortly after 04:00 GMT.

They were assessed by ambulance crews who said the group were "were cold and hungry, but otherwise medically fit".

Border Force has yet to confirm their nationalities and has not said whether any arrests have been made.

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