A 53-year-old police sergeant has been arrested for leaving the scene of an accident involving his vehicle in Kurume City, Fukuoka Prefecture, police said Friday.
According to police, the car driven by Shinhiro Kamata allegedly hit a car in front of him at about 8 a.m. on Thursday, injuring the woman driver, NTV reported. Kamata then took off and went to work as normal at a police box.
The woman, who suffered minor injuries, reported the incident to police. Kamata was quoted by investigators as saying that he left the scene of the accident because he did not want to be reprimanded by his superiors, NTV reported.© Japan Today