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Tornado destroys Mentor gas station, kills one, injures others

Smashed cars are all that is left of the Cenex station in Mentor after a tornado ripped through the northwest Minnesota town after 6 p.m. Thursday. Authorities reported one person died in the station and three or four others were injured. Special to the Pioneer Photo Jon Egelhof

Smashed cars are all that is left of the Cenex station in Mentor after a tornado ripped through the northwest Minnesota town after 6 p.m. Thursday. Authorities reported one person died in the station and three or four others were injured. Photo Special to the Pioneer/Jon Egelhof

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