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Approximately 200 rescued in New Bern, another 150 waiting for rescue, officials say


NEW BERN. N.C. (WNCN) - Around 150 people in New Bern are waiting to be rescued as flood waters cover the city Friday morning. 

Hurricane Florence's storm surge started flooding New Bern Thursday afternoon. As of 4 a.m. Friday morning, around 200 people had already been rescued, according to Colleen Roberts, public information officer with the city of New Bern.

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