• Kyodo News


The Tokyo High Court on Monday upheld the suspended prison sentences of two former Mitsubishi Motors Corp. officials who were convicted in connection with a 2002 wheel-separation accident in Yokohama that killed a woman and injured her two sons.

The court rejected the appeal filed by Hiroshi Murakawa, 62, and Hirotoshi Miki, 60, who had claimed they were innocent of professional negligence resulting in death and injury.

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