Piece of California's Hwy 1 collapsed into the ocean

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California got some well deserved rain last week. It was great for Bakersfield, but a bit too much for a piece of HWY 1 around Big Sur.

California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) officials said in a statement Friday a debris flow from the hillside above the roadway "overwhelmed drainage infrastructure, flowed across the highway, and eroded the road resulting in the complete loss of a segment of Highway 1" at Rat Creek, about 15 miles south of Big Sur, a mountainous stretch of the state's central coast.

Read the full article from CNN HERE!