A 58-year-old man died on Monday in Suita City, Osaka, after he was hit by a piece of a signboard inside a convenience store, which another man had broken by kicking it on Saturday. Police said the victim had a previous heart illness.
According to police, Kazushi Itagaki was hit by a piece of a signboard which flew off after a customer kicked the board around 3:30 p.m. on Saturday. The victim went home but soon felt unwell and visited a local clinic.
Police said the man who broke the signboard tried to pay a car-related tax on a computer terminal inside the store but he got frustrated after he couldn't manage it. As he left the store, the man kicked the signboard. Police are searching for the man who is described as being 180 cms tall and in his 20s.© Japan Today