Show Video March 17, 2011
New Tsunami Video Taken From Inside A Car

Aftershocks are still happening in Japan, nearly a week after last Friday's earthquake. And a 5.9-magnitude quake was recorded today off the coast, southeast of Fukushima. More than 5000 people are now confirmed dead. But the final number is expected to be more than 10,000. More than 400,000 people are living in evacuation centres.

Also, we found some new video that shows you the power of last Friday's tsunami. It's from a camera inside a car that was driving along a road near the ocean.

The man felt that he was safer in his car, so he held tight until the water settled a bit, then ran up a hill to safety. Incredible.

Go to CBC News Network, CBC Radio and for the latest on the story. And if you want to donate to Japan, go to



Note: The CBC does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comments, you acknowledge that CBC has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that comments are pre-moderated/reviewed and published according to our submission guidelines.