4 women injured after car hits them in Sakai
Four women were injured when they were hit by a car in Sakai, Osaka Prefecture on Sunday night.
According to police, the incident occurred on a narrow road in Chuo Ward at around 8:15 p.m. Fuji TV reported that the women were making their way along the road which has no sidewalk when they were hit from behind by a car driven by a 72-year-old man.
Police said a 29-year-old woman suffered a fractured skull, while the other three women, one aged 24 and the other two aged 49, suffered light injuries. The driver was quoted by police as saying he took his eyes off the road for a second and didn’t see the pedestrians.