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A woman and three-year-old child were injured in a hit-and-run incident caused by a U.S. soldier in the Nago vicinity of northern Okinawa on the 24th of November. It was later revealed that the soldier had a blood alcohol level four times the legal limit. The soldier had veered into an incoming lane, causing the crash, before fleeing the scene. He was later arrested by Okinawan police. The victims sustained minor injuries.