Police said Monday that a Chinese man has been arrested over the death of a 4-year-old boy whom he hit with his van in Shibuya.
According to police, the incident occurred at around 6:40 p.m. on Sunday. Fuji TV reported that the boy, Go Yokoyama, was shopping with his parents in Jingumae when he was hit by a van driven by Kun Ho, a 30-year-old unemployed Chinese national.
The boy was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Police said Ho has been charged with negligent driving resulting in death.
When the accident happened, Go’s mother was shopping in a store nearby, while Go was with his father. However, the boy wandered away from his father and was hit by the van.© Japan Today