This post was written by Yas Idei, a freelance journalist living in Tokyo and longtime friend of mine. ...
At 6:14 a.m.(4:14p.m EST):
At a press conference in the morning by Tokyo Electric Power Co., which operates the plant, reporters were angry. They kept asking what to do to stop the radiation leak, but company officials had no answers. Even the employees who had been working to fix the plant evacuated after the explosion.