Police in Tottori said Sunday that an 83-year-old woman died after the car she was driving hit three pedestrians and then crashed into a wall.
According to police, the incident occurred at around 10:20 a.m. Saturday. TBS quoted police as saying that the woman was driving along a narrow road in a residential area when she somehow lost control of her vehicle and hit three women pedestrians. One of the pedestrians was carried along on the hood of the car for about 170 meters before falling off.
Police said the car then crashed into a wall in front of a house.
The woman was taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead while the three pedestrians suffered serious injuries but their condition is not life-threatening, police said.© Japan Today