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Twister blows away homes for people drawn to Oil Patch for work

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Aly and Derrick Dickinson’s baby boy is due in six days, but Monday night’s tornado demolished their RV and the nursery they had set up for him.


“In a split second, it was all gone,” said Derrick Dickinson, an oilfield worker from Missouri.

People who moved from across the country to northwest North Dakota for work were picking up the pieces Tuesday after a tornado leveled at least a dozen RVs that housed workers and families.

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