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the second largest island of Denmark, between the Jutland peninsula and the island of Zealand. Pop.: 441 795 (2003 est.). Area: 3481 sq. km (1344 sq. miles)
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Reports said the victims were on a train from the central Danish island of Funen to the capital Copenhagen when the accident occurred at around 8 a.m.
What we do now is run an investigation, which is very thorough, and therefore it will take time before we can say exactly what happened," Funen police Chief Lars Braemhoj said.
The accident took place on a roadand-rail bridge, part of the Storebaelt system of bridges and a tunnel linking the Danish islands of Zealand and Funen.
The Great Belt Bridge also known as Storebaelt is part of bridges and a tunnel link between the Danish islands of Zealand and Funen.
The bridge was closed for both trains and vehicles towards the island of Funen, while car traffic towards Zealand had opened again.
Funen (Fyn), Zealand (Sjaelland), Langeland in Denmark (Vilhelmsen 2007) and Ruegen (Rugen) in Germany (Buchner et al.
I took a break from the Vikings in Odense, the third biggest city in Denmark on the island of Funen. It's where storyteller Hans Christian Andersen was born - and where I went for a touch of retail therapy in department store Magasin.
Local people in areas that had been shortlisted for the dump, such as Kerteminde on the island of Funen, celebrated at the news.
Two trains derailed on the Danish island of Funen, leaving one of the conductors with minor injuries.
In Denmark, motorists were advised that the 18km-long Storebaelt Bridge over the Great Belt, a strait between the main islands of Zealand and Funen, would be closed for a few hours.
MO is still a student at Funen Academy of Fine Art, and she says there are many times where she will happen upon an art movement that will spark off her creativity and filter it's way into her own music.
As we neared the Funen Island harbour village, which was their destination they invited me to visit their school.