Canton, North Carolina, Disaster Relief: Providing, shelter, food and water. Four people have died and searches for others are underway dur to severe flooding in western North Carolina, where the remnants of Tropical Storm Fred destroyed homes and roads. About 20 people are unaccounted for in Hayward County, west of Asheville. People lost everything (cars, jewelry, homes) some watched from a bridge Saturday morning as homes and cars were swept down a road. This flood is bad destroyed many in the communities and they are hurting.