National

13 slightly hurt as elderly woman crashes car into Oita hospital lobby

Kyodo

A car rammed into a hospital Tuesday morning in Oita Prefecture, leaving at least 13 people slightly injured, police said.

The police said no fatalities have been reported after the car driven by a woman in her 70s crashed into the hospital’s lobby.

The woman is believed to have suffered minor injuries in the 10:45 a.m. accident in the city of Oita.

GET THE BEST OF THE JAPAN TIMES
IN FIVE EASY PIECES WITH TAKE 5