American LaFrance to close Pa. plant

EPHRATA, Pa. — Employees at the American LaFrance facility in Ephrata, Lancaster County, found out Monday that the plant will close by the end of next month and they're losing their jobs.

AFL makes fire trucks and Bob Bord, of Akron, has been a welder there for eight years.

He believes the owner, Patriarch Partners, isn't putting money into the company.

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