At around 11:45 a.m. on April 23, 2024, a police officer called 119 saying, ''A man is trapped under a fallen tree and cannot move.'' on Sannenzaka in Shimizu, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto City. According to the Kyoto City Fire Department and the Kyoto Prefectural Police Higashiyama Station, a 62-year-old Japanese tourist appears to have been crushed under the wreckage and suffered injuries, but is said to be conscious.

Articles are excerpts from reports and news in the Kyoto Shimbun. Due to automatic translation, some expressions may not be accurate.