Logan County Coroner, Mary Givens, confirmed Thursday afternoon Logan County’s first death related to a tornado that came through Logan County on Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021.

According to Givens, 87-year-old Robert Curtis “Bobby” Atchley, of the Auburn area, was trying to seek shelter during the storm which spawned the tornado and suffered a heart attack taking his life.

Givens said, “If you die seeking shelter during a storm/tornado, it is considered a related death, according to state guidelines.”

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