David Bennett was heading home to North Carolina early Monday morning when his car hit part of a washed-out Hwy 145 and plunged into a creek of flood water. He was able to get his girlfriend and two small children out of the car safely.
The North Carolina Department of Transportation shared footage of Interstate 40 at mile marker 387 in Pender County on September 18, 2018. The area has seen extreme flooding conditions after rain brought by Florence.
An 18-wheeler plunged into a washed-out portion of Highway 145 in Chesterfield County. The driver was not injured according to the sheriff's department. Floodwaters from Hurricane Florence washed the road out.
California’s Orange County Fire Authority rescued a rabbit stranded in a tree after Hurricane Florence in Duplin County, North Carolina on Sept. 17. Task Force 5 members lifted it out of their boat and set it free.
President Donald Trump nominated Judge Brett Kavanaugh to replace Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy on Monday night. Born in Washington, D.C., Kavanaugh has served as a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit since 2006.
Members of the North Carolina National Guard and the Greenville Fire Department swift water team conducts door to door wellfare checks along flooded Cedar Street on Saturday morning September 15, 2018 following Hurricane Florence in New Bern, N.C.
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