Publication Date April 27, 2017 | ABC11 Raleigh-Durham

Flooding still a concern, woman drowns in floodwaters

United States

Roads affected by floodwaters continue to plague several parts of the state, and is being blamed for at least one driver's death.

Officials say low-lying areas already flooded will remain covered, which has prompted some schools to close or open late Thursday.


Overnight, the Tar River got above major flood stage and crested after all the water from Tuesday's rains ran downstream.