(Photo by Leonna Heuring, Staff)
DIEHLSTADT -- A week after a deadly tornado swept through Diehlstadt, its residents continue to pick up the pieces.
On Monday U.S. Rep. Jo Ann Emerson along with Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter toured the community to survey the damage from the nighttime June 4 tornado that killed three residents, Loy G. Miller, 70; and two of his sons, Jasper L. Miller, 49; and Randy G. Miller, 47.
"It's so heartbreaking," Emerson said as she looked over the property where Loy Miller's mobile home was struck by the tornado and is now a vacant lot. "... It's sad -- and scary."
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