ROAD CLOSURE: LA 513 (Oxford Road) in Mansfield, DeSoto Parish
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 1:18:13 PM

ROAD CLOSURE: LA 513 (Oxford Road) in Mansfield, DeSoto Parish

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that beginning on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, LA 513 (Oxford Road) at the Kansas City Southern Railroad crossing in the City of Mansfield, DeSoto Parish will be closed.

This closure is scheduled to take place from 8:00 a.m. on November 16th until 5:00 p.m. on November 17th, and is necessary to allow KCS crews to perform repairs to their crossing.

Alternate Route: Detour signage will be in place.

Permits/Restrictions: Total road closure at the railroad crossing. All traffic will need to detour.

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.

Area residents should exercise caution when driving, walking, or biking near an active construction zone.

Additional information:

Call 511, visit, or download the Louisiana 511 mobile app for additional information. Out-of-state travelers may call I-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511). Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website at, by selecting MyDOTD, or by visiting the DOTD Facebook and Twitter pages.

Contact information:

Erin Buchanan
Public Information Officer
Shreveport-Bossier District
(318) 549-8402

Map indicates location of road closure on LA 513 at the KCS RR crossing in Mansfield, DeSoto Parish.