University student on his way home from touring dies in big bike accident in Hanno, Saitama
SAITAMA – A 21-year-old college student was killed when his large motorcycle fell into the grass on the side of the road on a national highway in Hanno City, Saitama Prefecture, late last night.
University student on his way home from touring dies in big bike accident in Hanno, Saitama (JNN)
Just after 11:30 p.m. yesterday, a 1,000cc motorcycle crossed the oncoming lane and ran off the side of the road on a national highway in Sakaishi, Hanno City, and fell into the grass about 1.6 meters below.
The motorcycle was driven by Yuki Fukuzawa, 21, a university student living in Saitama City, who was rushed to the hospital but died shortly after 4 a.m. today.
According to the police, Mr. Fukuzawa was on his way home from a touring trip with a male friend, and was riding behind his friend at the time of the accident. The police are investigating the cause of the accident.
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