• Kyodo

  • SHARE

Police on Tuesday said they suspect malfunctioning brake parts caused Sunday’s fatal collision between two Keifuku Electric Railroad Co. trains in Fukui Prefecture.

The crash killed one of the drivers and injured 25 passengers.

Unable to view this article?

This could be due to a conflict with your ad-blocking or security software.

Please add japantimes.co.jp and piano.io to your list of allowed sites.

If this does not resolve the issue or you are unable to add the domains to your allowlist, please see out this support page.

We humbly apologize for the inconvenience.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.

SUBSCRIBE NOW