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Twin Tornadoes Claim Two Lives



(AP) - A second death has been linked to the storm that brought twin tornadoes to a tiny farming town in northeastern Nebraska Monday.

Sheriff's officials had earlier said a 5-year-old girl was killed in the town of Pilger.

They now say a motorist also died in a single-vehicle accident near the town as the storm pounded the area.

The National Weather Service says the twin twisters touched down within roughly a mile of each other.

Pilger was evacuated for the night and roads were closed by state police.

Some residents were taken to a shelter at a school in a nearby town.
 

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