By Bria Brown

(CBS DETROIT) – General Motors will scale back its partnership with electric automaker Nikola, instead focusing on only being a supplier.

The original deal between both companies would have given g-m a stake in Nikola, and also proposed GM make an electric pickup for Nikola called The Badger.

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Since the original agreement, Nikola came under fire for reports of fraud and a drop in stock price.

Under the new deal: GM will only supply fuel cells and not own a stake in Nikola.

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