A Pittsylvania County Sheriff's deputy and a local resident tried to rescue King, but the floodwaters were too deep and fast-moving.
In Virginia, Lt. Brad Clark, a Hanover County firefighter, was killed while helping at the scene of a auto crash Thursday, according to Hanover Fire-EMS and Virginia State Police.
By Tuesday, most models showed Beaufort County east of the path, but a tropical storm warning was issued. "I have been up since 3:30 or 4 a.m. emailing and checking on staff to see if they are safe". Michael's outer bands still could drop up to 3 inches of rain from New Jersey to Long Island to Cape Cod, and up to 5 inches over the MA islands of Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard through Friday afternoon, forecasters said. The truck driver had to be extricated and also suffered serious injuries.
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Of the five deaths in Virginia, four were from drowning, according to member station WVTF.
Department of Emergency Management spokesman Jeff Caldwell told The Associated Press on Friday that four people drowned: three in the western part of the state and a fourth in central Virginia.
Hurricane Michael made landfall in Mexico Beach on Wednesday as a Category 4 storm. That could change, as efforts to assess damage and look for casualties in the worst-hit communities have been hampered by downed utility lines and roads blocked by debris and fallen trees. Boston-based Karen Clark & Company included privately insured wind and storm surge damage to residential, commercial and industrial properties and vehicles in its number. The storm also has brought flash flooding to hurricane-weary parts of the Carolinas and Virginia. But as is the case with all hurricanes, it's not just the speed of the wind-the heavy rains are just as likely to prove a threat to just about everything on ground level.
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What the 9-foot (2.7-meter) storm surge didn't destroy, the 155 miles per hour (250 kph) winds finished off. Others include Jonathan Drew in Raleigh, North Carolina, and Seth Borenstein in Kensington, Maryland.
Hurricane Michael's violence was visible on Thursday in shattered Florida coastal towns, where rows of homes were ripped from foundations and roofs were torn off schools by the near-record-force storm blamed for seven deaths. Add Hurricane Michael as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Hurricane Michael news, video, and analysis from ABC News.
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One of those deaths would be a man killed by a falling tree.
In North Carolina, a 38-year-old man died when a large tree fell on his vehicle Thursday on United States 64 east of Statesville, Iredell County Fire Marshal David Souther said.
The full extent of Michael's fury was only slowly becoming clear, with some of the hardest-hit areas difficult to reach because of roads blocked by debris or water.
By Friday morning the remnants of the storm were located about 275 miles (445 km) southwest of Nantucket, Massachusetts, with maximum sustained winds of 65 miles (100 km) per hour.
So when meteorologists saw the amount of wind shear surrounding Tropical Storm Michael this past weekend, they thought it would follow the usual model.
At least 11 deaths have been blamed on the storm, which is the most powerful hurricane to hit the continental U.S. in over 50 years.