A winter weather advisory has been issued for all of eastern Carolina except Carteret, Onslow, and Duplin counties through 4am Friday. Light freezing rain and sleet will be possible.
We have learned the storm that walloped eastern North Carolina on Tuesday into Wednesday killed one person.
According to the National Weather Service's storm reports, an ice covered tree branch fell on a person in Pender County Wednesday afternoon.
The person was killed in the town of Rocky Point.
The victim's name was not listed in reports, but we are working to find out more.