Ohio Gov. DeWine tours Lordstown Motors electric vehicle production plant

Ohio Gov. DeWine tours Lordstown Motors electric vehicle production plant

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine and Lt. Gov. Jon Husted toured the new Lordstown Motors plant on Wednesday afternoon.

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Posted by Cleveland 19 News on Wednesday, June 24, 2020

The company bought the facility in November 2019 after General Motors decided to close it.

Ohio Gov. DeWine tours Lordstown Motors electric vehicle production plant

Lordstown Motors makes an electric pickup truck, which will be previewed during Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to the plant on Thursday.

Lordstown Motors Corp. purchased the plant from GM in November 2019, after the auto giant decided to scale back its production of the Chevy Cruze.

Posted by Cleveland 19 News on Monday, June 22, 2020

In addition to discussing the progress being made at the plant, Gov. DeWine said he and his wife both tested negative for COVID-19 after being screened live during Tuesday’s briefing from Columbus. Lt. Gov. Husted added that he is “clear” too.

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