Raging heatwave raises Tokyo Olympics worries

Published August 9, 2019 266 Plays

Rumble / Trending NewsA construction worker died of a suspected heatstroke while renovating a convention centre that will be used by the Tokyo Olympics next year, as a deadly heatwave that has already claimed dozens of lives continues to blanket Japan. That's causing concern among organisers, as the weather could pose a threat to athletes and fans next year. Jayson Albano reports.