Returning the outpouring of support for Japan following their dual disasters, Toyota employees in the company's Japanese home are donating $330K to tornado relief efforts in Alabama and Mississippi. Pay it forward.
Nissan's reporting that two employees at the company's Tochigi Plant suffered minor injuries, and that small fires broke out at the company's Tochigi and Iwaki plants, but they've been extinguished. Dealerships in the Kanto region have reported damage.
UPDATED AT 11:50 PM EST Before 3pm Japan time (1 am EST) Friday, an earthquake measuring 8.9 on the Richter scale rocked the island nation 200 km north of Tokyo. Quickly thereafter, a massive, horrifying tsunami hit Japan's Northeast region. Now 1,400 people are estimated to have died, and Japan is still being hit…