LUMBERTON, NC (WTVD) —
Governor Pat McCrory said at a morning news conference that a man is dead in Lumberton after a shooting Monday night involving a North Carolina Highway Patrol officer and 2 deputies during the high water situation.
The governor said the trooper was responding to flooding in the area when it happened.
He said the SBI is investigating, but their job is being made more difficult by the high water conditions.
No other information about the incident was immediately released.
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