Toyota loses contract worker in terrorist attack

Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. lost a contract worker Tuesday in the terrorist attacks. Anna Allison, who worked with Toyota's information systems department, was aboard American Airlines flight 11 from Boston to Los Angeles, which crashed into the side of one of the World Trade Center towers at about 8:45 a.m. eastern time.

Allison, 48, lived in Stoneham, Mass., and was president of A2 Software Solutions Inc., a software development company based near Boston. She was returning from a short vacation to visit clients in southern California.

Said Joe Tetherow, Toyota's corporate communications manager, "She was a good friend and a valuable coworker to those who worked with her."

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