Hurricanes

Another Florence-related death reported in Craven County

Posted September 25, 2018 7:58 p.m. EDT
Updated September 26, 2018 12:09 p.m. EDT

Wilmington neighborhood floods

Another death has been reported in connection with Hurricane Florence, Gov. Roy Cooper announced Tuesday.

The victim, a 67-year-old man, died from injuries he suffered while cleaning debris from the storm in Craven County. It is the 36th death that the state Medial Examiner's Office has attributed to Florence.

The State of North Carolina had counted 36 deaths attributed to Hurricane Florence as of Sept. 20. Of those, individuals include those who had died in accidents while packing to leave their homes ahead of the storm and those swept off flooded roads. The dead range in age from a couple of months to 87 years. They are male and female, residents of 20 North Carolina counties.

These are some of their stories.

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