Dozens Trapped in Storm Surge as Hurricane Florence Makes Landfall on the Carolinas
UPDATE: According to the National Hurricane Center, the eye of Hurricane Florence made landfall near Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, at 7:15 am ET with maximum sustained winds of 90 mph. NORTH CAROLINA -- As Hurricane Florence pounds the North Carolina coast with 90-mph winds and relentless rain, more than 100 people have been plucked from a storm surge that's already reached 10 feet, as dozens more await rescue.