Oct 16, 2016

North Carolina discovery raises Hurricane Matthew's U.S. death toll

Raleigh, NC
USA
by
CBS via Associated Press
A resident paddles his kayak into his neighborhood to check the condition of his house as river levels rise into town in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, in Greenville, North Carolina, Oct. 14, 2016. Photo: Jonathan Drake, Reuters
A resident paddles his kayak into his neighborhood to check the condition of his house as river levels rise into town in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, in Greenville, North Carolina, Oct. 14, 2016. Photo: Jonathan Drake, Reuters

Searchers found two more bodies inside vehicles that were submerged in floodwaters in North Carolina from Hurricane Matthew, increasing the toll in the state to 26 dead, Gov. Pat McCrory said Saturday.