A winter storm warning goes into effect at 7 a.m. Friday for Beaufort, Dare, mainland Hyde, Martin, Tyrrell and Washington counties. A winter storm advisory goes into effect at 7 a.m. Friday for the rest of Eastern Carolina. The threats are snow, sleet and freezing rain.
Firefighters in Vanceboro are battling a fire at a home in Craven County.
Officials say that they got the call to the fire at the 1100 block of Kite Town Road around 9:35 this morning.
We're told that it appears that the homeowner is not at the home at this time.
Little Swift Creek and Vanceboro Fire Departments are fighting the fire.
The cause is unknown at this time.