Killer Khan, a retired pro wrestler who feuded in WWF with the likes of Andre the Giant in his day, is making headlines again for a much different reason.
According to The Tokyo Reporter, Khan is the subject of a hit and run case. The 73-year-old struck a woman while riding a bicycle, and then he fled the scene. The incident took place “eariler this year.” Security cameras in the area were able to identify Khan.
At just past 5:00 p.m. on October 18, Killer Khan, whose name is Masashi Ozawa, struck the woman, aged in her 20s, while riding a bicycle in the Hyakunincho area. He then fled the allegedly fled the scene.
Killer Khan currently owns a restaurant, and he claimed that he fled the scene because he needed to get to his business. The victim suffered a broken tooth and a few other minor injuries that took “about a month to heal.”
Khan has since apologized to the woman for causing those injuries. He was also charged with “suspicion of violating the Road Traffic Law regarding hit-and-run and negligence resulting in injury.”