"On behalf of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, the Teamsters Airline Division and all of our airline members, I want to extend our deepest sympathy and thoughts to the family of Ms. Shields," said Capt. David Bourne, Director of the Teamsters Airline Division. "Sierra was a beloved member of our Teamsters family and she will be greatly missed. I want to thank all of the Teamsters who aided the police and her family in the search and rescue efforts. You have demonstrated the true meaning of unity."
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SOURCE International Brotherhood of Teamsters