• Kyodo


A woman and a boy believed to be foreign nationals died early Wednesday when their car collided with a truck at a crossing in Kariya, Aichi Prefecture, police said.

The victims were a woman in her 30s and a boy around 10 years old, police said.

The two were in a car being driven by Shah Jahan, a 34-year-old Pakistani man, who was slightly injured in the accident that occurred about 3:45 a.m., police said.

The truck driver was not injured, they said.

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