UPDATE: US 61, Jefferson Parish
Friday, October 30, 2020 at 7:34:04 AM
UPDATE: The power line has been cleared and the roadway is open.


US 61 (Airline Highway) is closed in both directions near Lynette Drive in Jefferson Parish, due to downed power lines.

Safety Reminder:

With the threat of severe weather and heavy rainfall that may impact areas of the state, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) reminds motorists to take extra precautions should traveling be necessary.

Additional Closure Information:

Call 511 or visit www.511la.org for additional information. Out-of-state travelers may call 1-800-ROAD-511 (1-800-762-3511). Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website at www.dotd.la.gov, by selecting MYDOTD, or by visiting the DOTD Facebook and Twitter pages.