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Offutt storage building hit by lightning

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