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Ford donates 15,000 masks to Mercy Hospital


UNITED STATES — Mercy Hospital will soon have 15,000 plastic face shields donated from Ford Motor Company.

The masks can help protect the face and eyes from potential coronavirus exposure.

Ford has shipped out more than a million face shields in total to health care workers.

Auto workers are making one mask every 10 seconds.

The company is hoping to produce 750,000 of them a week.

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