Yoshida, Former Chief at Fukushima Daiichi, Dies of Cancer
"He died of esophageal cancer at 11:32am yesterday at a Tokyo hospital," said a spokesman for Tokyo Electric Power (TEPCO). Yoshida was appointed chief of Fukushima Daiichi in June 2010 and took charge of the Fukushima Daiichi power plant when multiple reactors spiraled out of control. He was 58.
TEPCO Press Release