Six people were killed in a rail accident on a bridge linking Denmark's two main islands on Wednesday when a train was hit by debris from a passing freight train. 16 people were injured, officials said.
Italian authorities have reported that two people died after a train came off the tracks near the northern city of Milan. 27 more people were injured, none of them seriously.
Debris believed to be from a cargo train smashed into a passenger train traveling in the opposite direction towards Copenhagen during a severe storm. It has been described as Denmark's worst accident since 1988.
Ciara or Sabine: Call it what you want, but countries across Europe are being hit by a powerful storm. Transport has been plunged into chaos and schools have been closed. People have been injured in Germany and the UK.
At least 20 people have been killed in the Egyptian capital when a locomotive crashed into a steel barrier at the main train station, causing the engine's diesel tank to explode. The train's driver has been arrested.
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