Two Richmond-area Kmarts selected for closing

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - The company that owns Kmart announced two local stores will be closing.

This comes after Tuesday's announcement that the parent company plans to close as many as 120 Kmart and Sears stores after a weak holiday sales season.

Kmart at 6807 Midlothian Turnpike in Richmond and the store at 11003 Hull Street Road in Chesterfield are on the list of closures.

The company did not indicate when the stores will be closing or how many employees it may impact.

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