Y-plate hit and run

A car with Y-register plats crashed with another car driven by a man in his 20’s, Friday morning at an intersection in an Awase housing area in Okinawa City.

According to Okinawa City Police, the driver with the Y-plate car drove away from the scene. The passenger side door of the other vehicle was damaged. Its driver was taken to a hospital with unknown injuries.

Eyewitnesses wrote down the number of the Y-plate car, and gave it to Police who then forwarded the information to the U.S. authorities. The man who fled the scene was apprehended on the same day around 10 a.m.

Okinawa Police are continuing the investigation.