Elderly driver hits two men in Kumoji

A car driven by a 69-year-old man hit two men walking on a street in Kumoji, Naha City on Mar. 2,

After hitting the two pedestrians, the car crashed into a building. A 66-year-old man and a 24-year-old man both suffered broken bones and were taken to a hospital. The car crashing into the building cracked a gas pipe causing a leak that forced the fire department to close the site for two hours.

According to Naha Police, the man was driving his car on Highway 58 towards Kumoji when the accident occurred for an unknown reason.