Illinois tornado death toll now 3, including 76-year-old man and his son-in-law

OTTAWA, Ill. -- The death toll from Tuesday night's severe weather is now up to three.

The latest victim, 71 year-old Thomas McCord, died when an apparent tornado struck Crossville, in White County.

The other two deaths happened in Ottawa.

Wayne Tuntland in 2010

Wayne Tuntland in 2010

76 year-old Wayne Tuntland, and his son-in-law, 31 year-old David Johnson, Jr., were killed. The men were doing yardwork when high winds blew a massive tree down onto both of them.

David Johnson Jr.

David Johnson Jr.

Johnson suffered head injuries. Rescue crews had to cut through a lot of branches to get to him. He was airlifted to a hospital, but didn't survive. Tuntland was killed instantly.