Published on Wednesday, 30 November -0001 00:00
Sunday morning, April 8, at about 10:13 a.m., Stearns County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a dead man inside a semi-tractor at the westbound Avon rest stop in Avon Township. The Avon fire department also responded to the call. Upon arrival, the man was found in the driver's seat of the semi-tractor. The caller reported that the driver was overdue at his destination, and had not been in contact with anyone for several days. The driver was identified as Nick Tufaro, age 59, of McDonough, Ga. His body was taken to the Ramsey County Medical Examiner's Office.