Body Identified in Home Explosion 02 Mar 12

Authorities have released the name of a man whose body was found in the rubble of a house explosion on shores of Big Kandiyohi Lake.

The victim is identified as 64-year-old Daniel Rustad from the Lake Lillian area.

Rustad’s body was found Tuesday in the remains of the house that was destroyed by an explosion followed by a fire.

The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s office and the Minnesota Fire Marshall’s office are continuing the investigation into the cause.