Crews respond to water rescues near Beaver Creek, Harwick
Hardwick man rescued twice; Trooper rescues I-90 motorist and then both are rescued by fire department personnel
Photo by Esther Kalass
For the first time ever, I-90 was closed between Luverne and the South Dakota state line due to flooding Sunday. This photo, taken Sunday around noon, shows the debris receding back toward the Rock River. Traffic backed up for miles when vehicles were prevented from continuing west from Luverne.
A bleary-eyed Hardwick Fire Chief Lowell Schelhaas stopped at the Star Herald office Tuesday morning to share information about a water rescue the night before.
Two water rescues actually. …