Police said Friday they have arrested a truck driver after his vehicle hit a motorcyclist in Tokyo's Itabashi Ward, killing him.
According to police, the incident occurred just after 7 a.m. on Thursday. Witnesses said the motorcyclist, identified as Nobuaki Suzuki, 35, swerved to avoid a taxi stopping suddenly on National Route 17 and fell off the bike. He was then hit by an 11-ton truck driven by Kenji Atsukawa, 58, TV Asahi reported.
Atsukawa kept going and about one hour later, he appeared at a police station in Kawagoe City, Saitama Prefecture, saying that he may have hit someone.© Japan Today