Police said Friday they are looking for the driver of a car that struck and killed a woman in Yokosuka on Thursday.
Police received reports of an accident shortly before 8 p.m. and rushed to the scene to find the 33-year-old woman, who is a gym instructor, lying in the street, TV Asahi reported. She was taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead.
Eyewitnesses say the woman was crossing the road when a car ran through the crossing at high speed, hitting her. The car continued without stopping.
Police said that a fragment of a broken turn signal, believed to have come from the car in question, was found on the road at the scene of the incident.© Japan Today