Southwest Louisiana Road Construction, Lane Closure, and Travel-related Information
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The US 90 eastbound ramp over I-10 in Westlake, Louisiana, will be closed on Wednesday, July 21, 2021.
Louisiana State Troopers are asking the public for their assistance in locating the hit-and-run vehicle and driver involved in a fatal crash near Kinder, Louisiana.
Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development Secretary Shawn D. Wilson, Ph.D., invited four private companies to submit proposals for delivering the I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge Replacement project in Calcasieu Parish.
The eastbound lanes of the I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge have been closed to allow an oversized load to back down the bridge.
Bowie Street in Sulphur will be closed between South Crocker and West Crocker for two days starting tomorrow, Wednesday, July 14, 2021.
On July 12, 2021, shortly before 8:30 a.m., Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop D responded to a four-vehicle crash on Interstate 10 about 1 a mile west of LA Hwy 99 (Welsh) in Jefferson Davis Parish. The crash claimed the life of a Texas woman.
On Monday, July 19, 2021, the Black Bayou Bridge on LA 384 over the Intracoastal Waterway is scheduled to close to vehicle traffic for two weeks.
LA 12 (4th Street) at the railroad crossing between Canterberry Street and Lake Charles Avenue in DeQuincy will be closed on Wednesday, July 14, 2021.
LA 385 (Ryan Street) at Sallier Street in Lake Charles will have alternating lane closures northbound and southbound on Wednesday, July 14, 2021.
On July 7, 2021, shortly after 4:00 a.m., Louisiana State Police Troop D was notified of a single-vehicle fatal crash on Interstate 10 Westbound about 3 miles east of Lake Charles. The crash claimed the life of a Jennings man.
The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a heat advisory for Portions of central, south-central, and southwest
Louisiana, and southeast Texas.
A Louisiana man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison, followed by 5 years of supervised release, for drug trafficking.
Republicans failed to override Governor John Bel Edwards’ vetoes of not only SB 156 and 118 but also all other vetoes being challenged in the session.