Toys R Us will close a store in Lexington

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT)- Toys R Us is trying to recover from bankruptcy. The toy company is closing nearly 200 of its stores, including three in Kentucky.

Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy late Tuesday night.

Toys R Us is still trying to recover from bankruptcy. The company will shut down a fifth of its stores, and that includes one in Lexington. They are set to close 180 stores between early February and mid-April. USA Today reports the list includes the Babies R Us on Star Shoot Parkway.

The company is citing gaps in customer service during the holiday season for a slow in sales. They are pledging to improve the online and in-store shopping experience for customers.

A USA Today article has compiled a list of the closings. You can view those stores affected here.

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