Rainfall washes out Burke County road

A portion of a road in Burke County was partially washed out from rainfall over the weekend, according to authorities.

The Burke County Sheriff’s Office advised motorist to be cautious along Harris Road, just below Sardis, after rain washed out a portion of the road Sunday.

The road is expected to be repaired by the end of this week,Chief Deputy Lewis Blanchard said Monday.

The area should be avoided if possible until Friday, a news release from the sheriff’s office states.