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The owner of a motorcycle that was swept away from Tohoku to British Columbia by the March 2011 tsunami has been identified as a resident of Yamamoto, Miyagi Prefecture, who lost three family members in the disasters.

“I was astonished that my motorcycle has been found after a year,” said Ikuo Yokoyama, 29.

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