BURBANK (CBS) — Burbank-based Walt Disney Co. announced its plans to keep two amusement parks in Japan closed for about 10 days as word came that the parks had become a tent city for guests stranded by the massive earthquake.
Minor injuries were reported at Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea as the magnitude 8.9 quake shook the area.READ MORE: Judge Suddenly Recuses Himself In Sordid Orange County Sexual Assault Case
“Cast members at the Tokyo Disney resort are providing humanitarian aid in the form of blankets, food and water for the guests who are still at the resort due to the transportation challenges that associated with the quake,” Disney Social Media Director Thomas Smith wrote on the company blog.READ MORE: Riverside County Sheriff's Department Releases Body-Cam Footage Of Fatal Shooting
Meantime, the Disney Wonder cancelled a port visit to Cabo San Lucas this weekend in the wake of tsunami warnings along the entire North America west coast, a park official said.MORE NEWS: TikTok Star Anthony Barajas Dies After Corona Movie Theater Shooting
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