Sanyo Shinkansen to be suspended between Hiroshima, Hakata on Tues.

Services on the Sanyo Shinkansen bullet train line in western Japan will be suspended between Hiroshima and Hakata stations from the first trains on Tuesday due to the approach of Typhoon Hinnamnor.

West Japan Railway says the suspension will continue until early Tuesday evening.

The operator also says the number of bullet train services will be reduced between Shin-Osaka and Hiroshima stations.