A 43-year-old woman and her 4-year-old daughter remained in comas Sunday after they were hit by a motorcycle in a hit-and-run incident in Yokosuka, Kanagawa Prefecture, on Saturday.
According to police, the motorcyclist, Naoki Nirei, hit the woman who was holding her daughter in her arms at around 12:35 a.m. on Saturday, Fuji TV reported. Police said Nirei kept going but returned to the scene about 10 minutes later. He has been charged with reckless driving resulting in injury.
Nirei was quoted by police as saying he kept going because he panicked.© Japan Today