Three men and women in their 20s died in a blaze after ramming into a truck in Tomakomai, Hokkaido

Three men and women in their 20s died in a blaze after ramming into a truck, Tomakomai, Hokkaido, September 26, 12:05 p.m.

In Tomakomai, Hokkaido, a passenger car rammed into a heavy truck and went up in flames, killing three men and women in their 20s. The police are looking into the circumstances of the accident.
According to the police and fire department, at around 5 a.m. on the 26th, a passenger car crashed into a large truck that turned left to enter the parking lot on the side of the road on Road 781 on 3rd Street in Tokiwa-cho, Tomakomai City, and went up in flames.

Fire services rushed to the scene and rescued two men and a woman in their 20s from both cars, but their deaths were confirmed on the spot, already in a state of cardiopulmonary arrest. The driver of the heavy truck was not injured.

In the image taken by a man passing by the scene after the accident, you can see that the rear-end passenger car collapsed so large that it could not stop the prototype, and the front part was burnt.

According to police, the scene was a two-lane straight road with a central separation zone through a residential area, and the three people killed were a female and male sibling and a man of two friends.

The police are looking into the circumstances of the accident.