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tuscany_logo_lgAn Ohio-based specialty vehicle maker has notified the state of Indiana it plans to close a facility in Elkhart. Accubuilt Inc. says it will permanently shut down the operation in early March, affecting 73 employees.

Accubuilt’s website shows its Tuscany line of conversion vans, mobility vans and Ford Trucks is based in Elkhart.

The site also says Tuscany was initially based in Shipshewana, but relocated to Elkhart in 2003.

Accubuilt acquired Tuscany in 2006.