Albany tire company shuts down

Albany tire company shuts down

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - An Albany tire company that's been in business for decades has shutdown.

Cleve Wester's Tire Mart shutdown Friday Afternoon. Atlanta Commercial Tire bought out the company which is now called Southeastern Commercial Tire as part of a package deal.

Officials said Atlanta Commercial Tire decided not to keep the company because it was not a retail business. Out of the 9 employees, six remain in the company.

Three employees were laid off.

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