Threat of further flooding in Colorado

Officials said there is a risk of further flash flooding in Colorado as residents attempt to recover from the worst floods to hit the state for almost 40 years.

More downpours are forecast on Sunday following five days of unprecedented rainfall that has destroyed homes and washed out bridges and roads.

A destroyed house lies on the banks of the James Creek, Jamestown Credit: REUTERS/Rick Wilking
A street in Jamestown is covered with several feet of mud. Credit: REUTERS/Rick Wilking
A Jamestown resident tries to shore up his fence near a stuck fire truck. Credit: REUTERS/Rick Wilking

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Colorado floods: At least 4 dead

At least four people have been killed and hundreds are still unaccounted for as rescue workers battle to reach residents cut off by flooding in Colorado in central US.