• Kyodo


A man died Saturday after falling off a cliff while competing in a trail running race in Saitama Prefecture, police said.

The 54-year-old man from Tokyo was among 650 men and women taking part in the 100-km competition, which is part of the FTR100 & FT50 race in Chichibu and Hanno.

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