30 year old man is victim of Dalton Ashby Tornado

Otter Tail County officials will hold a press conference at 3:30 p.m. It will be carried on our website and Facebook page.

OTTER TAIL COUNTY, MN — The Otter Tail Sheriff’s Department released the name of the man killed in Wednesday’s tornado.

30 year old  Seth Nelson, Battle Lake, MN,  died as a result of the tornadoes.

Officials say in the early evening hours of July 8 two tornadoes touched down in Otter Tail County.

Nelson was working in a shed with another man when the tornadoes struck.

His friend tells us he was married and just had a newborn.

The friend was injured.

You’ll hear from him tonight on KVRR Local News at 6:00 p.m.


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