Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

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

Email

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.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Forum News Service
The Forum Communications News Service is the premier news wire service covering the Upper Midwest, stretching from the oilfields of western North Dakota to the plains of South Dakota and to the shores of eastern Minnesota. For more information about the services we offer or to discuss content subscriptions, please contact us.
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness