Road Closures due to Hurricane Delta

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BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) Red Stick Ready and DOTD have been putting out a lot of information about road closures due to Hurricane Delta.

As of 8 a.m. on Saturday, October 10, Demco and Entergy say there are 347,591 customers without power across the state.

All known road closure reports can be found below:

***US 61 at the Mississippi State line is closed in both directions due to down power lines.

Acadia Parish:

  • US 90 at Privat Road
  • LA 98 at LA 1112
  • LA 91 at LA 3067
  • LA 98 at Gremillion
  • LA 95 at LA 1105
  • US 90 at Oriole Road
  • LA 91 at Vermilion Parish Line
  • LA 92 at Benton Road
  • US 90 just West of Riceland Road

East Baton Rouge Parish:

  • Greenwell Springs from N. Flannery and Comite River is closed in both directions due to high water.
  • US 190, Florida Boulevard is closed at 18th Street due to downed utility lines.
  • Road Closed on LA 19 at Spur Southbound due to fallen tree.
  • Right Lane closed on I-110 N/B at the Airline Highway Exit 5B, due to a tree down blocking the driving path. Crews in route to clear it.
Image courtesy of https://city.brla.gov/emergency/

BAKER:

As of 8:00 AM the following ROADS ARE CLOSED DUE TO FALLEN TREES OR POWER POLES:

PLEASE do not travel if it is not necessary.

If you encounter a closed street, PLEASE DO NOT move the barricade or go around it; you are endangering yourself and your passengers. If you must travel, please avoid the following streets, they are currently impassable due to fallen trees or power poles:

  • Morvant Ln
  • Epperson St
  • Groom Rd
  • Jefferson St
  • McHugh Rd at the bridge
  • Harding on dead end side between Whitehead and Myrtle
  • Lavey Lane
  • Jacqueline St
  • Burgess Dr.

East and West Feliciana Parishes:

**Update

The following roads are now open:

LA 969 Pinckneyville and Tunica Trace
US 61 South of LA 10 West
LA 964 at LA 10
LA 965
LA 966 near Folkes Road
LA 965 West of US 61
LA 3982 at LA 966
LA 10 West of LA 965 and Jackson
LA 965 West of US 61

UPDATE**

Effective immediately, the following road closures are in place due to obstruction or downed trees in the roadway in East and West Feliciana Parishes. The will be reopened as soon as conditions improve.

***LA 957 1 mile before LA 412 is closed due to tree completely across the roadway
***LA 956 1 mile from LA 412 closed due to tree completely across the road
***LA 412 at LA 956 tree down

LA 964 at LA 10
LA 965
LA 966 near Folkes Road
12859 LA 421
LA 421 between McAkers Lane and Forest Road
LA 969 Pinckneyville and Tunica Trace
US 61 just before Thompson Creek Bridge

LA 10 West of LA 965 and Jackson
US 61 South of LA 10 West
LA 965 West of US 61
3982 LA 966
LA 422 East of Norwood

**US 61 just before Thompson Creek Road is now open

Iberia Parish:

  • LA 88 at Labit Road-Now Open
  • LA 83 at Sidney Leblanc Road
  • LA 182 just East of LA 320
  • LA 182 at LA 674
  • LA 88 at LA 89

Iberville Parish:

  • Grosse Tete Bridge on US 190 is closed to Marine Traffic until 12 Noon, October 10, 2020.

Pointe Coupee Parish:

  • Highway 78 in closed one mile from LA 1 going towards Loivonia due to down power lines.
  • Highway 77 between Livonia and Fordoche in Pointe Coupee parish is closed in both directions due to down power lines.

St. Tammany Parish:

  • LA 433 – Bayou Liberty – Water is rising but still passable at this time.

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