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ID Released In Bloomington Weather-related Death

Tue, 07 Jan 2014 17:14:41 CST
By: Willis Kern


The McLean County Coroner has released the identity of the Bloomington man who died after operating a snow blower at his home Sunday afternoon. 71-year old Bernard Dietz was found unresponsive in his Southwest Bloomington home around Noon Sunday. His wife says Dietz had just come in from spending about ten minutes blowing snow. He reportedly had an extensive history of heart problems. Coroner Beth Kimmerling says the cause and manner of death will be released later.

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