A 36-year-old man from Nagoya accidentally ran down and killed his 3-year-old daughter outside their house in what police believe to have been a tragic accident.
According to police, the man, who has been named as Hirotaka Suzuki, was taking his wife to a friend's wedding at around noon on Sunday. NTV reported that as he pulled out of his driveway to turn left, the car hit his daughter Ninako. The girl is believed to have been crossing in front of the car unseen while trying to pass her mother a snack.
Police say that Ninako was conscious immediately following the accident and was taken to hospital by her mother in another car. However, she later passed away at around 4 p.m. as a result of her injuries, NTV reported.© Japan Today