Kanagawa cops: Motorcyclist dies after plunging from Yokohama expressway

Victim fell at least 10 meters, police say

A male motorcyclist died after he plunged from an expressway in Yokohama (Nippon News Network)

A male motorcyclist died after he plunged from an expressway in Yokohama (Nippon News Network)

KANAGAWA (TR) – A male motorcyclist died after he plunged from an expressway in Yokohama, police said on Saturday.

The man in his 40s died after he fell at least 10 meters from an expressway at around 9:30 a.m., Nippon News Network reports (Dec. 31).

The motorcyclist was rushed to a hospital with serious injuries but died shortly afterward, police said.

A police investigation is underway over the incident that occurred on a left curve of the Yokohama-Yokosuka Highway.

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