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A tree fell onto a truck in downtown Ottertail as a result of Monday night's severe storms. East Otter Tail County was hit hard by high winds, and the NationalWeather Service is investigating a possible tornado.

Possible tornado in East Otter Tail County

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Overnight storms Monday left trees and power lines down throughout East Otter Tail County. Docks, boats and pontoons on Big Pine Lake, Rush Lake and others were flipped or damaged.

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The National Weather Service estimated that winds in the area could have reached as high as 90 mph.

"Damage reports indicate winds anywhere between 60 and 80 mph - maybe even 90 mph," said Meteorologist Jim Kaiser. "That's based on pictures we've seen, not any sort of investigation."

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