ALTA (CBS13) – Authorities are asking people to avoid a Placer County road after it was washed away by a surging creek.READ MORE: 2 Juveniles Arrested After Mother, Son Found Critically Injured In Elverta
The scene is on Morton Road, off the Alta exit of Interstate 80.READ MORE: 'Intense' Yellowjacket Activity Reported Around Sacramento Area, Vector Control Says
California Highway Patrol’s Gold Run division shared these photos of the situation:
Canyon Creek, like many creeks during Tuesday’s serious storm, surged and caused Morton Road to wash away.MORE NEWS: Dispatch Audio Describes Chilling Details of Boys' Alleged Attack On Own Mother and Brother: 'He Wants To Turn Himself In'
The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is asking people to stay away from the area.