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GM plant to be idle next week

Friday, October 12, 2012 - 12:01 am

Fort Wayne's General Motors truck plant will be closed next week. United Auto Workers Local 2209 President Mark Gevaart said the previously scheduled shutdown will accommodate the 3,000-employee facility's transition to a new generation of vehicles.