Louisiana Travel Advisory: I-10 Westbound Emergency Lane Closures Between Mile Markers 7-8 in Vinton

By Calcasieu Staff
Published December 04, 2023

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Vinton, Louisiana – The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (LADOTD) has announced that the right lane on Interstate 10 Westbound near Exit 7 in Vinton will be closed starting at 1 p.m. today, December 4, 2023, for necessary roadway maintenance. This closure will affect the area between Mile Markers 7-8.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly and anticipate potential delays during this period. The lane closure is expected to allow maintenance crews to carry out essential work to ensure the safety and integrity of the roadway.

Once the maintenance work on I-10 Westbound is complete, the crews will then shift their focus to the I-10 Eastbound near Exit 7. It is important for drivers traveling in this area to be aware of the upcoming lane closures and exercise caution while driving.

The affected lane closure will not impact any ramps or access points along the highway. However, drivers should remain vigilant and follow any signage or instructions provided by the authorities to ensure a smooth flow of traffic.

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Approximate area of the I-10 closures in Vinton, Louisiana.