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Eloi Broussard Bridge on E Broussard closed Thursday morning for emergency repairs

Monnot Road Bridge closed
Posted at 9:48 PM, Jan 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-08 22:48:47-05

The Eloi Broussard Bridge over the Vermilion River on LA 733 (E Broussard Road) at milepost 1.25 will be closed on Thursday, January 9, from 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m., weather permitting.

The closure is necessary to allow crews to perform emergency bridge repairs, according to DOTD.

A detour route consists of LA 92 (Milton Avenue), LA 339 (Verot School Road), LA 3073 (Ambassador Caffery Parkway), and US 167 (Johnston Street).

DOTD reminds drivers to please drive with caution and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.