Bloomington man dies after snow blowing

By WEEK Producer

January 7, 2014 Updated Jan 7, 2014 at 6:51 PM CDT

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- The winter storm being blamed for the death of a Bloomington man.

The McLean County Coroner said Bernard C. Dietz, 71, was outside snow blowing for 10 minutes when he came inside his southwest Bloomington home.

His wife found him a short time later, unresponsive.

The coroner said Dietz had a history of heart problems.

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