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Car Crashes into Building of Kawai-juku University Preparatory School in Yokohama

Courtesy of a witness
A car crashed into a building of Kawai-juku Azamino Genekikan in Yokohama on Thursday.

YOKOHAMA — A passenger car crashes into a building of a major university preparatory school Kawai-juku in Aoba Ward, Yokohama, at about 4:40 p.m. on Thursday. According to police, five people were taken to a hospital. They were three men, including a teenager, who were inside the building of Kawai-juku Azamino Genekikan, a man in his 80s who drove the car and a women in her 90s who was in the car. All of them conscious when taken to the hospital.

The car is believed to have crashed into the building from a nearby hourly parking lot.