Posted: Aug 23, 2013 7:53 AM by AP/CS
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - State wildlife officials say a highway through the Pearl River Wildlife Management Area in southeastern St. Tammany Parish has been closed to motor vehicles.
The Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says officials have discovered that a section of Old Highway 11 is damaged and needs to be closed for repairs.
Thursday's announcement said repairs will be made as soon as possible but there was no date given for when repair work and the necessary inspections will be completed.