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May 20, 2013

Second person reported dead following Oklahoma tornado on Sunday

SHAWNEE, Okla. — Oklahoma’s state medical examiner’s office says a second person was killed by a tornado that leveled a central Oklahoma mobile home park.

Office spokeswoman Amy Elliot on Monday identified the two people who are confirmed to have been killed during Sunday’s storms as 79-year-old Glen Irish and 76-year-old Billy Hutchinson. Both men were from Shawnee.

One of several tornadoes that touched down in parts of the nation’s midsection on Sunday leveled the Steelman Estates Mobile Home Park near Shawnee.

It wasn’t immediately clear if both victims lived at the mobile home park.

 

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