Ford plant closes due to parts shortage

Ford plant closes due to parts shortage

AVON LAKE, OH (WOIO) - The Ford plant located in Avon Lake, Ohio will be closed next week due to a parts shortage.

The Ford Union President said they were notified late Friday that there was a fire at one of the parts distributing plants that is causing a shortage of parts.

For now, the plant will be closed next week.

A representative for Ford said there was already a scheduled shutdown set at the plant for later in the month, they just moved it to next week because of the part shortage.

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