• Kyodo


One man was killed and 19 people injured Tuesday morning when their minibus overturned on the Kanetsu Expressway in the city of Higashi-Matsuyama, Saitama Prefecture, after the vehicle hit the median strip of the highway, police said.

The dead man was Toshio Saeki, 71, from Mito, Ibaraki Prefecture, the police said.

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