NEW BERN, N.C. | The Latest: Florence causing historic, unprecedented floods
NEW BERN, N.C. — The Latest on Tropical Storm Florence (all times local):
One of the authorities leading the response to Florence says the storm is causing “historic and unprecedented flooding.”
Michael Sprayberry is director of the North Carolina Division of Emergency Management. He told ABC’s “This Week” on Sunday that Florence’s combination of heavy rainfall, extreme storm surge and high winds makes the storm “one for the record books.”
Both Sprayberry and Coast Guard commandant Adm.