Flooded Road: Man Dies In Caswell

Caitlin Burchill

Updated 4 months ago

A Caswell man has died after moving his truck through a flooded road.

Authorities received a call after 9pm Tuesday that Paul Oliver, 74, was missing after attempting to maneuver his vehicle on Oliver Road in Caswell.

The water was completely covering the roadway and flowing forcefully.

Officials say he was able to move his truck, but as he walked to his home, he was swept downstream.

Wardens found his body around 5:30am Wednesday.

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