Woman overboard from Pacific Dawn liner

April 12, 2018

A search is underway after a women fell overboard from the P&O cruise ship Pacific Dawn.

A woman has fallen overboard from the cruise ship Pacific Dawn, with a major search now underway.

A crew member saw the woman fall over the side of the ship about 4pm AEST, 150 nautical miles west of New Caledonia, P&O said.

The ship has immediately turned around and is searching the area.

The Australian Maritime Safety Bureau and New Caledonian authorities have issued a call for nearby vessels to assist in the search.

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