Eric Tolbert

 

 

Age: 49

 

Summary: former emergency management director who oversaw North Carolina's response to the devastating flooding caused by Hurricane Floyd's 20-inch rainfall in 1999, in which the storm caused an estimated $6 billion in damage but was blamed for at least 51 deaths and ranked among the country's deadliest hurricanes at the time.

 

 

Cause of Death: Not released

 

Born: October 9, 1957

 

Died: October 18, 2006

 

Location: Lenoir, North Carolina