A 21-year-old man was killed after the car he was driving the wrong way along an expressway in Hitachiota, Ibaraki Prefecture, collided with a truck on Friday morning.
According to police, the accident occurred at around 1:30 a.m. on the Joban Expressway, Fuji TV reported. The dead man was identified as Yuya Akutsu, a company employee. The truck driver sustained minor injuries.
Police said the car entered the expressway in the wrong direction at the Hitachiota interchange and proceeded for about 10 kilometers before the collision.© Japan Today