COPENHAGEN, Denmark | The Latest: Danish accident could be caused by falling cargo
COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Jan 02, 2019—The Latest on the train accident in Denmark (all times local):
Danish police is suggesting that one possible cause of the train accident that killed six and injured 16 others was that cargo from a passing freight train fell off and hit a passenger train.
Police spokesman Lars Braemhoej added there was “considerable damage” on the passenger train, but “we do not know precisely what caused the accident.”
Police declined to comment on a report by Denmark’s TV2 channel that a container had likely fallen off the cargo train.