Frerichs’ house gets direct hit

Amber Baesler photo / Cedar County News

COLERIDGE — Tuesday’s tornado left some ugly scars all over town and across much of Cedar County.

Gary Frerichs’ house suffered a direct hit Tuesday, pulling the house apart and making it uninhabitable.

In the photo above, Frerichs makes a phone call in the middle of his dilapidated house. Frerichs’ family and friends helped move any salvageable belongings to temporary locations nearby on Wednesday morning.