• Kyodo, Staff Report


A woman run over by a distracted driver in Tokushima Prefecture is believed to be Japan’s first death related to “Pokemon Go,” police have announced.

The suspect, 39-year-old farmer Keiji Goo, told police he was playing the immersive smartphone game while driving in the city of Tokushima on Tuesday when he hit two female pedestrians at around 7:35 p.m.

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