UPDATE 2-Yamaha off-road vehicles linked to deaths-US govt


(Adds additional model involved, Yamaha comment, paragraphs 4-5) WASHINGTON, March 31 (Reuters) - Yamaha Motor Co Ltd halted sales of three models of its Rhino off-road recreational vehicles until those already sold are repaired to reduce the risk of deadly rollovers, the U.S. Product Safety Commission said on Tuesday. The U.S. government has investigated more than 46 driver or passenger deaths linked to the Rhino 450, 660 and 700 models of off-road vehicles, mostly involving rollover ...

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