Crews from the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service are among the emergency teams attending a fire in the engine room of a ferry at Yarmouth.
They were called to a Wightlink ferry just after 10pm tonight (Tuesday), as it was alongside in the West Wight port.
Five fire engines and two support vehicles are on scene.
Isle of Wight Radio has been told that one person has been hurt.
Yarmouth’s RNLI crew has been paged and Coastguards are on scene.