A woman was killed in a hit-and-run in Sapporo on Monday morning.
According to police, the incident happened at around 2:20 a.m. in Chuo Ward. NTV quoted a taxi driver as saying a car was passing him when it hit Michiko Chihara who was crossing the street from the right side. The car kept going, police said. Chihara was taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead.
Police said a car matching the description given by the taxi driver was found in Toyohira Ward later Monday and that they are questioning the driver.© Japan Today