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DOTD Announces Emergency Closure of US 84 Bridge over Bayou Pierre at Red River/DeSoto Parish Line

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EMERGENCY CLOSURE: US 84 bridge over Bayou Pierre at Red River/DeSoto Parish line

Friday, May 05, 2017 2:36 PM

EMERGENCY CLOSURE: US 84 bridge over Bayou Pierre at Red River/DeSoto Parish line

The Louisiana Department of Transportation & Development (DOTD) advises motorists that the US 84 bridge over Bayou Pierre at the Red River/DeSoto Parish line will be closed beginning at 6 a.m. Saturday, May 6, 2017 for emergency deck repairs.

This closure is anticipated to take approximately two (2) days, weather permitting.

Alternate Route: LA 1 to LA 509 to I-49

This work will be performed WEATHER PERMITTING.

Safety Reminder:
DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through the construction site and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.

Call (318) 561-5100 or (800) 542-3509 or 511 or visit www.511la.org for additional information. Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website at www.dotd.la.gov, by selecting MYDOTD, or the DOTD Facebook and Twitter pages.

Contact Information:


Erin Buchanan
Public Information Officer
District 04
(318) 549-8402
erin.buchanan@la.gov