KOBE -- A young girl died after being handcuffed, viciously beaten and later hurled onto the Chugoku Expressway on Tuesday night, police said Wednesday.
Schoolgirl Noriko Kamiie, 12, suffered broken bones throughout her body and had been hit by several vehicles that used the Chugoku Expressway.
However, she was found in handcuffs and police believe the junior high schoolgirl's abductors had flung her onto the busy thoroughfare before driving off.
Police confirmed that she had died of blood loss after being hurled out of the car and hit by a truck.
Noriko was found clinging to bare life just after 10 p.m. Tuesday night. She was rushed to a …