KYOTO--One man was killed and another injured in a stabbing attack on a street in Fushimi Ward here on Dec. 31 with the assailant still at large.

Police were called to the scene at around 3 p.m. by a bystander.

Kyoto City Fire Department officials said two men, one in his 20s and the other in his 40s, were taken to the hospital. The man in his 20s was later pronounced dead.

According to Kyoto prefectural police, the suspect in the case, a man in his 40s or 50s, fled the scene.