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Mudslide washes away section of road in Sierra Foothills community of Colfax

A washed out section of roadway is seen in Colfax, Calif. on Wednesday January (CHP)

A section of roadway washed away in the Sierra Foothills community of Colfax Wednesday.

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The CHP shared pictures and video of the chunk of Morten Road falling into a gap following heavy rains in the area in the past week.

The road is located near the Alta exit of Interstate 80.

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