Emergency crews in Caldwell County are searching for a woman who reportedly went missing during flooding last week.
The woman was reported missing on Friday evening by a man who with her when she disappeared. The man told emergency workers that she was a passenger in his truck when he drove past a barricade and into moving water.
The truck was swept away and sank in the waterway. The man was able to escape from the truck and called 9-1-1, saying he was unsure if the woman was able to escape or not.
In the days since she was reported missing, exhaustive search efforts have been unable to find the woman.
Five bodies have been found so far across the region in last week’s flooding.