The river was at record levels in Smithfield Monday morning.
The video shows heavily damaged homes, partially collapsed piers, and beach erosion.
Eleven people were killed and five are missing in North Carolina as Hurricane Matthew dumped more than a foot of rain in some parts.
A worried brother and a man with a drone used the power of social media to save someone trapped in their house.
More than 500,000 customers still do not have electricity in North Carolina.
Parking lots were turned into boat ramps and flood waters were much higher than normal, but the worst of the effects were in town.
There have been lots of viewer questions on social media wanting to know about rain totals from Hurricane Matthew.
Hurricane Matthew has shut down a number of school districts throughout central and eastern North Carolina.
The town of Princeville in Edgecombe County has issued a mandatory evacuation order on Sunday after flooding from Hurricane Matthew, officia…
Flood waters related to Hurricane Matthew knocked the road out of place.