Shimane residents urged to evacuate amid heavy rain

Aug 24, 2013

Shimane residents urged to evacuate amid heavy rain

Torrential rain damaged railroad lines and left one man missing in Shimane Prefecture on Saturday, prompting the Meteorological Agency to urge residents to evacuate and “take immediate action to protect life.” Jugoro Takahashi, 86, disappeared in western town of Onan after going to inspect ...