A man died after he jumped from a moving train onto the tracks in Yokohama, police said Thursday.
According to police, the incident occurred at around 11 a.m. Wednesday on the Keikyu airport express as it was passing through Tsurumi Ward. TBS quoted passengers as saying that the man suddenly rose from his seat, opened a window half way and then jumped out.
Police said the man fell onto the tracks and was confirmed dead at the scene.
The train operator said 56 trains were delayed for about an hour, affecting 21,000 passengers.© Japan Today