Falling near Takitsubo 18-year-old vocational school student died Sendai Aug. 17 21:36

On the evening of the 17th, an 18-year-old vocational school student died in the river near the waterfall in Sendai City Taira-ku.

At around 5:30 pm on the 17th, a person who visited Akiu Otaki in Akiba-cho, Taihaku-ku, Sendai, reported to the police that "an 18-year-old man who was with him was not swept away by the river" was.

According to police and the fire department, the man was rescued by a nearby person about 50 meters downstream from the waterfall at around 6:30 pm, one hour after the report, but was later confirmed dead.

According to the police, the died was a professional school student in Shiogama City, Miyagi Prefecture, Mr. Yuto Ogaku (18), who was playing with shallow water in the shallow water downstream of the waterfall. It means that when I tried to pick it up, I accidentally fell down and was washed away by the river. The police are examining the situation at the time.