Two high school girls were killed and three other students injured after a car hit a sign on a highway in Fuefuki City, Yamanashi Prefecture, police said Friday.
According to police, the accident happened at around 6 a.m. on Thursday. TV Asahi reported that two high school boys and three high school girls, all aged 18, were in the car. Two of the students had just graduated. Police said the group was returning from a game center where they had been since 11 p.m. the previous night.
Police said it appears the car was speeding, TV Asahi reported.© Japan Today