A winter weather advisory is in effect until 7am on Saturday for Beaufort, Mainland Hyde, Martin, Outer Banks Dare, Tyrrell, Washington and western Dare County. The threats are black ice and slick roadways.
One person is dead following a fire in Bath in Beaufort County. Now the sheriff's department and State Bureau of Investigation are looking into the fire. It happened early Monday morning around 4 a.m. at 117 Claredon Avenue. When authorities arrived on the scene, they found two people still sleeping. Thirty-seven-year-old James Russell Modlin Junior died while Tammy Modlin made it out uninjured.