Southwest Louisiana Road Construction, Lane Closure, and Travel-related Information
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The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development will install an ALL-WAY STOP at the intersection of LA 3020 (Opelousas Street) and Goodman Road on Wednesday, April 21, 2021, weather permitting.
The right lane on I-210 westbound at Nelson Road (Exit 4) will be closed Thursday, April 15, 2021, between 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m., weather permitting.
DOTD is performing an inspection on the I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge. The westbound outside lane is closed at this time.
At approximately 6 am, Lake Charles Police Department reported an overturned 18-wheeler on I-10 westbound near the US 171 exit, Exit 33. Expect lane closures for approximately one hour, but possibly longer.
A wreck has been reported on I-210 eastbound on the I-210 Bridge. Expect delays and avoid the area if possible.
Louisiana DOTD has reported that I-10 westbound near Crowley has now reopened after a multiple-vehicle fatal crash that occurred at approximately 12:30 am closed the roadway.
The Black Bayou Bridge on LA 384 over the Intracoastal Waterway closed to vehicle traffic on Wednesday, April 7, 2021, and will be closed until further notice.
There will be a lane closure on LA 12 over the Sabine River (MP 0) on Thursday, April 8, 2021.
LADOTD has announced the following lane closures on Highway 171 over the Calcasieu River near Moss Bluff on April 6, 2021.
Lake Charles Police Department has issued a notification advising drivers to avoid I-210 westbound at enterprise blvd exit for approximately one hour due to an accident blocking the outside lane.
A Lake Charles man has been arrested and charged with illegal possession of stolen things, identity theft, and government benefits fraud.
The Louisiana Department of Education launched an initiative aimed at sparking a reading revival across the state. The new initiative, named Louisiana Literacy, provides system leaders, educators, and families with practical tools and resources to support children on their literacy journey.
Providers in Louisiana have been advised to pause administering the Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine out of an abundance of caution over six reported US cases of a “rare and severe” type of blood clot.