Goodyear to Lay Off Dozens of Employees in Danville

Danville, VA - Dozens of workers at the Goodyear plant in Danville are being laid off.

A spokesman says 41 hourly workers will lose their jobs effective February 4. The lay-offs will be spread throughout the company.

A spokesperson says she believes everyone that is being laid off has been told.

The layoffs will reduce the plant's workforce to just over 2,100 employees.

The plant makes medium radial commercial truck tires and airplane tires.