Toyota car plant operations halted after fire


TOKYO, Nov 22 (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp.'s car assembly unit, Toyota Auto Body Co. Ltd. , said on Tuesday it has suspended operations at its main plant in central Japan after a fire. The fire, which started around 6 p.m. on Monday and was extinguished about four hours later, damaged a part of the production facilities but there were no injuries, the company said. A spokeswoman added that the company will announce later in the day the extent of damage to the plant, located in Aichi ...

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