Third Death Confirmed From NC Snowstorm After Car Slides Off Road

NC Governor Roy Cooper Gives Update on Wednesday's Snow

North Carolina authorities have reported a third death after a man slid off the road in snowy conditions and overturned his vehicle.
    
State Emergency Management spokesman Keith Acree said that the man died in Beaufort County around 2 a.m. Thursday.
    
The man's vehicle slid off the road into a ditch and overturned. Acree said the area had a lot of snow, and authorities determined it was a weather-related death.

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Acree identified the man as 29-year-old Joshua Wayne Biddle of Washington, North Carolina.
    
The Highway Patrol had earlier reported that two men died in a weather-related crash in Moore County on Wednesday night.

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