Effects from Windsor tornado felt at Illinois plant
CTV Windsor Published Monday, August 29, 2016 4:57PM EDT
Damage was extensive in LaSalle and parts of Windsor following a reported tornado on Wednesday, August 24, 2016. (Courtesy Mark Robinson)
The effects from the F2 tornado that struck Windsor last week are being felt in Illinois.
Kautex Supplies fuel tanks for the Jeep Compass and Jeep Patriot, built at the Belvidere assembly plant in Illinois.
A shortage of parts has forced the plant to shut down for the week while the plant tries to get back up and running.
A spokesperson for Fiat Chrysler automobiles says the company will make a decision regarding future production later this week.