THE ASAHI SHIMBUN
January 26, 2023 at 18:39 JST
Vehicles are stuck near the Koka-Tsuchiyama Interchange on the Shin-Meishin Expressway bound for Kobe in Koka, Shiga Prefecture, at 1:19 p.m. on Jan. 25. (Yuki Shibata)
More than a day after it started, a 28-kilometer vehicle backup on the snow-covered Shin-Meishin Expressway near the prefectural border between Shiga and Mie ended on the morning of Jan. 26. [Read More]
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