Driver arrested after man fell from truck, having clung on for 6 km, in Miyagi road rage incident
Japan Times -- Feb 19
Police on Monday arrested a truck driver for allegedly driving off with a man clinging to the side of his vehicle following a road rage incident in Miyagi Prefecture last June.

Teruaki Ito, 46, from Ageo, Saitama Prefecture, was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

Despite knowing he had the victim, a 51-year-old from Tochigi Prefecture, holding onto the side of his truck, Ito weaved as he drove for about 6 kilometers along Route 4, a major national highway in the prefecture.

After holding on for about 10 minutes, the victim eventually fell to the ground, sustaining injuries to his chest and left leg.

宮城県であおり運転を注意しようとした男性がトラックにしがみついたままの状態でトラックを蛇行運転して振り落とし、男性にけがをさせたとして男が逮捕されました。
News sources: Japan Times, ANNnewsCH
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