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Benton County Man Identified As Victim In Deadly Overnight Storms

BENTON COUNTY, Ark. (KFSM) — 66-year-old Leonard Pollock has been identified by Benton County Coroner Daniel Oxford as the victim from Monday (Oct. 21) morning&...

BENTON COUNTY, Ark. (KFSM) — 66-year-old Leonard Pollock has been identified by Benton County Coroner Daniel Oxford as the victim from Monday (Oct. 21) morning's deadly storms.

Leonard Pollock

Pollock was killed when a tree fell onto his home located in the Beaver Lake area.

Pollock's sister Amy told 5NEWS he was a "loving, hard-working man," and that he died in the house he was raised in.

"We are happy Leonard is in a better place and we have peace knowing we will be together again in heaven," Amy said.

Damage was reported across the region. 

Three deaths were also reported in Oklahoma due to circumstances related to severe weather Sunday (Oct. 20) night, including two teenage boys who died of carbon monoxide poisoning, the AP reports.