TENNESSEE – A United Auto Workers member was killed while picketing in front of a Tennessee Plant today.
Police have identified Roy A. McCombs as the UAW victim killed outside the plant by the South Entrance.
A press release sent out from United Auto Workers says,
“Roy A. McCombs tragically lost his life today on a picket line standing up for a better life for himself and his coworkers. On behalf of the UAW, we offer condolences to Brother McCombs and family, friends and co-workers. Today’s accident is heartbreaking for UAW Spring Hill members. We will continue to work to ensure that safety is a priority on the picket line.”