GM to eventually close Shreveport truck plant - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

GM to eventually close Shreveport truck plant

SHREVEPORT, LA - KPLC's Sister Station KSLA has confirmed that the General Motors plant will eventually be shut down but not any time soon.

Employees saw a taped message from the company announcing that the plant will not continue as part of the new GM when it emerges from Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

Eventually the plant will be sold off as a bad asset.

 

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