Minn. teacher killed by falling tree during storm
Forum News Service
Severe storms rumbled through northern Minnesota on Sunday night, leaving one person dead.
Cook County authorities on Monday identified a man killed by a falling tree as Craig Anthony Walz, 43, of Rochester, Minn.
Walz was camping with another 43-year-old male and two juveniles, ages 14 and 11, when the storm hit.
One of the juvenile males suffered significant injuries, the sheriff’s office reported.
Walz had been a chemistry and math teacher since 2003 at St. Charles High School in southeast Minnesota.