JAPAN: Fatalities, disruptions reported due to TS Krosa

16 August 2019

According to media at least two people were killed in Hyogo and Hiroshima prefectures while 49 others were injured nationwide in storm-related accidents triggered by Tropical Storm (TS) Krosa. At least 56 regular and express trains were cancelled in Sapporo, Kushiro and Hakodate, while ferry services and domestic flights were cancelled across different regions, as the storm moved towards Hokkaido. Tokyo’s Haneda Airport (HND/RJTT) was particularly affected.

ADVICE: Expect major weather-related travel disruptions over the next 24-48 hours.

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