Heavy rainfall has taken its toll on a highway in Muskoka.

Highway 141 near Rosseau has been closed after a portion of the road was washed out.

Police have closed the road between Rosseau and Deebank Road.

The MTO reports there are no local detours available, with the alternate route set on Highway 400.

MTO officials say that a contractor is on site to repair the washout and the road is scheduled to reopen today at 1:00pm.