Jordanian man dies after getting run over in Japan


Published: 2019-01-24 10:04

Last Updated: 2019-01-24 10:48


A Jordanian man has died in a road accident in Tokyo, Japan, the Operations Manager at the Jordanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates has said.

A preliminary report has shown that the Jordanian citizen was run over while walking in a pedestrian area; he died after arriving at the hospital.

The deceased’s parents have asked that their son’s body is flown out to Jordan.

The Jordanian Embassy in Tokyo will fly the body to Jordan once the investigation into the incident has been completed, the ministry official confirmed.