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Second Person Killed In Tornado Identified

Second Person Killed In Tornado Identified

By Tom Lesyna. CREATED Jun 17, 2014

Pilger, NE- (KMTV)   Cuming County deputies have released the name of a man killed in Monday's tornado near Pilger.

Deputies say 74 year old David Herout of Clarkson died after his vehicle left a county road about two and a half miles east of Pilger during the storm. Herout was ejected from the vehicle.

The National Weather Service says four tornadoes appear to have hit the area Monday afternoon, including one that destroyed most of Pilger and killed 5 year old Calista Dixon. Her mother, 42 year old Kandi Murphree, was also injured and is being treated at an Omaha hospital.