LPSO provides pictures and update on road conditions

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Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office

LIVINGSTON, La. (BRPROUD) – The Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office had another long night dealing with the winter weather in the area.

LPSO provided some pictures of what deputies encountered overnight:


The Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office provided this information about road conditions at 6 a.m. on Wednesday, February 17:

  • Sims Rd east of Seigle Landing, ice on the roadway but passable Tue night
  • Bend Rd – several places with tree debris, bridge has significant ice but passable with caution Tue night
  • Austin St – Demco notified of tree on powerline causing power outage
  • Hess Rd – DPW notified for tree down in the curve
  • Hess Rd – power lines across the roadway, Demco notified.
  • Hess Rd – DPW put out barricades

LPSO East Side:

  • Jacob St. Demco notified for low hanging lines.
  • French Settlement Bridge and Port Vincent Bridge icing over but still drivable (as of Tue night)
  • Fire Tower Rd – standing water in several places north of Lilly Rd
  • All bridges and overpasses on the East Side passable (as of Tue night)

West Side (as of 10 p.m. on Tuesday, February 16):

West Side:

  • 26750 Pine Ridge Dr. Barricades placed by DPW for broken power pole and lines down. Still working at 22:00 Tue night
  • Gaylord Rd between Stacey Ln / Hartman Rd. Barricades out for tree down since Monday 10:00
  • Joel Ott Dr. 3 power lines down but passable 22:00 Tue night
  • Juban Rd overpass icing over, but passable 20:39 Tue night
  • Sims Rd east of Nan Wesley Rd, DPW notified for 200-300ft of tree debris and ice on the roadway, 04:19 / ice still present at 18:23 Tue night
  • 11371 Sims Rd, DPW notified for tree debris and ice on the roadway, 04:21 Tue morning
  • 37087 Fore Rd, DPW notified for power lines tangled in tree branches and large tree limb down on roadway 04:35 Tue morning
  • The southern traffic circle in Walker has patches of ice but passable 22:00 Tue night
  • Bend Rd – several places with tree debris, bridge has significant ice but passable with caution Tue night

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