17 people killed in train with knife, set on fire

A heart-wrenching incident happened on a train in Japan on Saturday. A person injured 17 people with a knife and set it on fire. People started running in panic and some even jumped from the windows. According to the police, a 20-year-old man carried out the incident. He was arrested on the spot.

The case is being investigated as an attempt to murder. However, it is not known why he did this. At the same time, eyewitnesses said, the train was about to leave from Kokuryo station and the doors were closed. Then the sound of screaming of people started coming and some injured people came out running. After a while, the compartment caught fire.

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