Norfolk Southern Layoffs In Coal Country
Norfolk Southern has announced the West Virginia locations where layoffs are happening.
The company plans to lay off 20 in workers at operations in Williamson, 8 in Iaeger, 20 in Mullens, and 25 Bluefield.
All the affected workers are being offered jobs at Norfolk Southern locations in Illinois, Indiana, Ohio and Pennsylvania.
Norfolk Southern says the layoffs are due to slow times in the coal industry.