A sign at a Subway restaurant in Rincon, Georgia, seemed to make light of the recent Titan submersible tragedy, where five individuals lost their lives while descending to the site of the 1912 Titanic wreckage in the Atlantic Ocean.
The sign, which humorously stated, "Our subs don't implode," was reported by WTOC 11. The store manager confirmed to the news station that the message on the sign had since been taken down.
"We have been in contact with the franchise about this matter and made it clear that this kind of comment has no place in our business," Subway said in a statement released to Fox News. "The sign has since been removed."
— FOX Carolina News (@foxcarolinanews) July 3, 2023
Social media users were quick to weigh in.
"@SUBWAY this is at your store in Rincon, GA. Not only is it distasteful, it’s just sad. Do better," one user tweeted.
"This is what we are doing now ? Making fun of people who lost their lives," another person tweeted.
"In Rincon, GA; I would love to hear what @Subway says about this... IMO, it's horrible taste for a chain that is trying to reinvent themselves," yet another said.
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