Two motorcyclists were killed in a head-on collision in Katsuyama, Fukui Prefecture, on Sunday.
According to police, the accident occurred at around 10 a.m. along National Route 157 in rainy conditions, Fuji TV reported. Police said the collision occurred on a curve in the highway and said one of the motorbikes crossed the center line and hit the other one.
The two motorcyclists suffered severe head injuries and were taken to a hospital where they were pronounced dead. They were identified as Takashi Koshizawa, 75, from Nomi, Ishikawa Prefecture, and Masato Furuta, 51, from Nagoya in Aichi Prefecture.© Japan Today