Navigating Lake Charles: Lane Closures of LA 385 at 12 Street

By Evelina Rivers
Published November 01, 2023

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Lake Charles, Louisiana – LA 385 Northbound right turn lane and LA 385 Southbound left turn lane at the intersection of West Sallier/12 Street in Lake Charles will experience partial closure due to roadwork starting on Thursday, November 09, 2023, at 7:00 AM. The closure will continue until 5:00 PM on the same day. Both the center and right lanes will be affected during this period.

The roadwork will take place from approximately 0.04 miles north of Sallier Street to 0.04 miles south of Sallier Street. It is essential for motorists to be aware of this closure and plan their routes accordingly to avoid any inconvenience.

The closure is necessary to allow for repairs and improvements to the LA 385 Northbound right turn lane and LA 385 Southbound left turn lane. The partial closure of both lanes will enable the roadwork crew to work efficiently and safely.

Motorists are advised to follow the designated detour signs and take alternative routes if possible. Delays are expected during the closure, so it is recommended to allow extra time for travel or seek alternate routes to reach their destinations.

Authorities and the roadwork crew will make efforts to minimize any disruptions caused by the closure. However, it is crucial for drivers to exercise caution, observe all traffic signs, and be mindful of the presence of roadwork crews and equipment.

Residents and businesses located in the affected area of Lake Charles are advised to plan accordingly and make any necessary arrangements to minimize the impact of the closure on their daily activities.

As the roadwork progresses, the authorities will make every effort to complete the repairs and improvements within the specified timeframe. This closure aims to enhance the safety and efficiency of the LA 385 Northbound right turn lane and LA 385 Southbound left turn lane, ultimately benefiting all road users in the long run.

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