Watch: Coast Guard Makes Rooftop Rescues In NC

NC Roof Top Rescue

PINETOPS, N.C. -- The U.S. Coast Guard and the North Carolina National Guard is a welcome sign to those impacted by flooding in North Carolina.

The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued 10 people in North Carolina, including eight from rooftops in Pinetops in Edgecombe County.

Video shows the lowering of a basket as a man climbs into it and then is lifted to a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter. 

Central North Carolina is far from out of the clear as more flooding is expected into the week.

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