Car pile-up due to heavy snow kills 1, injures 17 in Japan

A massive pileup of at least 134 vehicles in blizzard conditions on a highway in northern Japan killed at least one person, wounded another 17 on Tuesday, officials said. About 200 people were stranded in the pile-up, which forced the closure of the Tohoku Expressway in Miyagi prefecture, the Fire and Disaster Management Agency said. […]