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Offutt storage building hit by lightning

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Potatoes, fuel, oil and equipment were among items destroyed after an R.D. Offutt storage building was struck by lightning.

The building, located on Highway 29 near Bluffton, was struck during a storm at about 2:30 a.m. on Saturday.


Fire departments from Bluffton, Deer Creek and Wadena were dispatched to the scene.

Tom Hintgen, Otter Tail County Correspondent

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