Spring wrecker driver suspended over racist photo

A Spring wrecker company issued a statement after a photo showing an employee wearing an Obama mask with a noose around his neck went viral.

SPRING, TEXAS - A Spring wrecker company issued a response Thursday after a disturbing photo involving one of its employees went viral.

The picture shows the employee wearing a President Barack Obama mask with a noose around this neck. Several viewers shared the photo on KHOU’s Facebook page, calling it racist.

According to a statement, the owner of Haulin’ Iron Towing & Recovery says the employee’s actions were unacceptable and totally uncalled for. The owner also says the employee has been suspended until further notice.

(© 2016 KHOU)


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