A pedestrian was killed when a truck collided with a taxi in Kawasaki on Monday.
According to police, the man, believed to be around 70 years of age, was on the sidewalk at around 2:30 a.m. on Monday when the truck and taxi both attempted to move into the same lane simultaneously. TV Asahi reported that the vehicles collided, causing the truck to careen onto the sidewalk, hitting the man. He was taken to hospital where doctors pronounced him dead.
Police say an investigation is underway to discover the cause of the crash.© Japan Today