Luverne, MN storm, Jun 1892

A Mother and Child Meet Death in a Wind Storm at Luverne.


A Mother and Child Killed by a Falling Building.

LUVERNE, Minn., June 22. - The storm which crossed the southern part of Rock county during the ight destroyed all crops in its path and wrecked several buildings. Only two deaths are reported-Mrs. Ole Nelson and infant child. Mrs. Nelson had two children in her arms and was walking to the barn when the house collapesed killing her instantly and injuring both children, one of whom has since died. The loss of crops will be nearly total in the southern tier of townships.

The Bismarck Tribune, Bismarck, ND 23 Jun 1892