A 10-year-old girl is in a critical condition after being struck by a train at a station in Hiroshima, police said Monday.
The girl was struck by the train while crossing the tracks at Aki-Nagatsuka Station on the JR West Kabe Line at around 2:40 p.m. on Sunday, Fuji TV reported.
Station staff report that the platform slopes down into a narrow path that crosses the tracks. There are no automated gates. The girl was struck as a passenger train pulled out of the station.© Japan Today