Jan 29, 2014 10:28 PM by Press Release
MORROW, La. - Today, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announced that beginning Thursday, January 30, until Friday, January 31, the northbound lane of U.S. 71, between La. 361 and La. 107, will be closed to traffic to allow crews to recover a train car. (A train derailed over the weekend. No one was injured and there was no hazardous waste threat.)
The closure is estimated to take place from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m., weather permitting.
DOTD apologizes for any inconvenience this necessary closure may cause to the traveling public.