: Glider crashes into homes near Tokyo
Society10:45 Mar. 17, 2016

Glider crashes into homes near Tokyo

Two people are reportedly injured as the result of the incident

A glider crashed into houses in Sakae, Chiba Prefecture, on the outskirts of Tokyo on Thursday (March 17), leaving the two men who were in the plane unconscious, according to Japanese broadcaster NHK.

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Aerial footage shows a glider, on top of a rooftop of a house. The neighboring house's roof also appears to be damaged by one of the aircraft's wings. Rescue workers and police could be seen inspecting the crash site using ladders to climb up onto the rooftop.

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