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Tesla prepares to reduce staff by 75% at California plant: Bloomberg News

The view of Tesla Inc's U.S. vehicle factory in Freemont, California

(Reuters) - Tesla Inc <TSLA.O> is preparing to reduce staffing by about 75% at its lone U.S. assembly plant after initially resisting an order from the local sheriff, Bloomberg News reported on Wednesday, citing a county spokesman.

(Reporting by Munsif Vengattil in Bengaluru; Editing by Maju Samuel)