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Thomasville Caterpillar plant officially closed

Only a handfull of employees are left at the Thomasville Caterpillar plant and the doors are now shut. (Source:WALB) Only a handfull of employees are left at the Thomasville Caterpillar plant and the doors are now shut. (Source:WALB)
THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) -

Only a handful of employees are left at the Thomasville Caterpillar plant and the doors are now shut.

Earlier this year, the company announced that approximately 200 jobs would be impacted at the plant in Thomasville.

The Thomasville plant is among five others in the US that the company is closing.

Employees received severance pay and other support as they attempt to find new jobs.

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