Two dead, dozens injured in Hiroshima highway tunnel pileup

Mar 17, 2016

Two dead, dozens injured in Hiroshima highway tunnel pileup

At least two people are dead and almost 70 injured following a 12-vehicle pileup inside a highway tunnel in Higashihiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, on Thursday. Five vehicles caught fire following the pileup, which was triggered after a truck slammed into a vehicle about 7:30 a.m. ...

Overnight bus crashes in Karuizawa, killing 14

Jan 15, 2016

Overnight bus crashes in Karuizawa, killing 14

Fourteen people died and 26 were injured when a packed bus on an overnight journey crashed in the early hours on Friday. It was the worst toll from a bus accident in decades. The bus was carrying 41 people bound for a ski resort ...

Nov 24, 2015

Pilot error blamed for fatal Osprey crash in Hawaii

The U.S. Marine Corps said pilot error was the main cause of the fatal crash of an MV-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft in Hawaii last May. “The investigation found the main contributing factors to this mishap were pilot performance and an improper site survey” of ...