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Donne sotto un treno

08.02.2014 15:27

Due donne finiscono sotto un treno in due posti diversi. Una, di 25 correva dietro a un gatto, l'altra, 70, spingeva la sua bici cercando di attraversare i binari.

Da JapanToday:

A 25-year-old woman was hit and killed by a train on JR Yokosuka line in Hodogaya Ward in Yokohama on Thursday night, police said Friday.

Police said they received a call at around 11:30 p.m., reporting that a woman had been hit by a train. The woman, Natsuki Miyata, was rushed to hospital but was pronounced dead upon arrival, Sankei Shimbun reported.

Police said that according to Miyata’s family, she had gone out after her cat which had run away from home.

Police are investigating the circumstances to see how Miyata ran onto the tracks.

Meanwhile, in another accident in Tokyo’s Adachi Ward on Thursday night, an elderly woman died after she was hit by a train between Kita-Senju and Ushida stations on the Tobu Tetsudo Skytree line.

Police said the woman, who was in her 70s, was pushing her bicycle across the tracks at around 7:30 p.m., Fuji TV reported. The five sets of tracks are about 30 meters wide and police believe the woman’s bike might have got stuck.

Service on the line was suspended for about two hours.