Motorists get stranded as I-40 eastbound floods over near the intersection with Highway 242 as Hurricane Matthew brings heavy rains to the area around and in Benson NC on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016.
Motorists get stranded as I-40 eastbound floods over near the intersection with Highway 242 as Hurricane Matthew brings heavy rains to the area around and in Benson NC on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
Motorists get stranded as I-40 eastbound floods over near the intersection with Highway 242 as Hurricane Matthew brings heavy rains to the area around and in Benson NC on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com

Hurricane Matthew’s heavy rains flood the Triangle and eastern NC

October 08, 2016 4:53 PM