9/15/2010 2:18pm JST
The man Egusa hit will apparently require about three days of medical treatment.
9/14/2010 11:30pm JST
Hirotaka Egusa (HAN) was involved in an accident on Tuesday while driving.
At about 8am in the morning on Tuesday, Egusa ran into 51-year-old man, riding a bicycle, at a pedestrian crosswalk. The 51-year-old man apparently suffered minor injuries (left hand); Egusa was fine.
According to Koshien police, Egusa was on his way to the Naruohama training facilities and was making a right turn when he hit the 51-year-old man. The police are handling this as a case of careless driving on Egusa's part.
Egusa left a comment through the club, apologizing to the man he hit, the club, and the fans.