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At least one person was killed when a tornado swept into a mobile home park in northwest Wisconsin Tuesday. The Barron County sheriff says about 25 people were injured. Some of them were pulled from under collapsed walls. (May 17) AP

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Damage is seen Wednesday, a day after a tornado destroyed a mobile home park in northwestern Wisconsin killing 45-year-old Eric Gavin. At least 25 other people were injured when a storm leveled the Prairie Lake Estate Mobile Park on State Highway 53 between Chetek and Cameron.(Photo: Chelsey Lewis / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)Buy Photo

PRAIRIE LAKE - Assessing the damage from a tornado that tore through a mobile home park in Barron County late Tuesday afternoon, leaving one resident dead and two dozen injured, Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald couldn't help wondering how much worse it could have been.