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Houses sit in floodwater on the outskirts of Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Houses sit in floodwater on the outskirts of Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Houses sit in floodwater on the outskirts of Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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The Rock Hill Missionary Baptist Church is seen in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

The Rock Hill Missionary Baptist Church is seen in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

The Rock Hill Missionary Baptist Church is seen in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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A tractor trailer sits on its side after being washed over Route 301 near Dillon, South Carolina.  REUTERS/Jason Miczek

A tractor trailer sits on its side after being washed over Route 301 near Dillon, South Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

A tractor trailer sits on its side after being washed over Route 301 near Dillon, South Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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Houses sit in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Houses sit in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Houses sit in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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An aerial picture shows an Interstate 95 (I-95) exit sign submerged in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

An aerial picture shows an Interstate 95 (I-95) exit sign submerged in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

An aerial picture shows an Interstate 95 (I-95) exit sign submerged in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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Houses sit in floodwater near Lumberton, North Carolina. 

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Houses sit in floodwater near Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Houses sit in floodwater near Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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People gather on a truck in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

People gather on a truck in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

People gather on a truck in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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A cow wades in floodwater near Fayetteville, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

A cow wades in floodwater near Fayetteville, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

A cow wades in floodwater near Fayetteville, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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A building sits in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

A building sits in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

A building sits in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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School buses, seen from the air, sit in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

School buses, seen from the air, sit in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

School buses, seen from the air, sit in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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The American Plush Textile Mills building sits in floodwater  on the outskirts of Lumberton, North Carolina. 

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The American Plush Textile Mills building sits in floodwater on the outskirts of Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

The American Plush Textile Mills building sits in floodwater on the outskirts of Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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Rescuers patrol in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Rescuers patrol in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Rescuers patrol in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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Houses sit in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Houses sit in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Houses sit in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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A damaged sign sits in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. 

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A damaged sign sits in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

A damaged sign sits in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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Cars sit in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Cars sit in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Cars sit in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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A man waves as others are seen in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

A man waves as others are seen in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

A man waves as others are seen in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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Floodwater-damaged homes near Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Floodwater-damaged homes near Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Floodwater-damaged homes near Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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People stand on a truck in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

People stand on a truck in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

People stand on a truck in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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Houses sit in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Houses sit in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Houses sit in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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People move furniture in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

People move furniture in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

People move furniture in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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An education administration building sits in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

An education administration building sits in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

An education administration building sits in floodwater in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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A man stands outside a flooded house in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

A man stands outside a flooded house in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

A man stands outside a flooded house in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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An aerial picture shows a flooded Interstate 95 (I-95) in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

An aerial picture shows a flooded Interstate 95 (I-95) in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

An aerial picture shows a flooded Interstate 95 (I-95) in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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Rescuers gather in front of a flooded house in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Rescuers gather in front of a flooded house in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Rescuers gather in front of a flooded house in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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Vehicles in front of flooded road in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Vehicles in front of flooded road in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Vehicles in front of flooded road in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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People and vehicles gather in front of a building in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

People and vehicles gather in front of a building in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

People and vehicles gather in front of a building in Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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