UPDATE - REOPENED: LA 6 between LA 476 & US 171, Sabine Parish
Saturday, July 02, 2022 at 6:56:40 AM

UPDATE - REOPENED: LA 6 between LA 476 & US 171, Sabine Parish

(UPDATE 7/2/2022): LA 6 has been REOPENED. No further road closures are anticipated. However, clean-up operations are expected to resume today so please travel with extreme caution through the area.

We appreciate your patience.

Original notification (7/1/2022):

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises the public that, effective immediately, there will be a road closure on LA 6 between LA 476 and US 171 in Sabine Parish.

This closure is necessary to recover the load and vehicle associated with a crash that occurred on LA 6 approximately 1.5 miles east of LA 476.

The closure is expected to last into the evening and resume tomorrow morning (Saturday, July 2, 2022).

Alternate route:

Eastbound motorists: Detour north to LA 191, north to LA 475, continue straight onto US 171 Business, south on US 171.

Westbound motorists: Detour north onto US 171, south onto US 171 Business, continue straight onto LA 475, south on LA 191.

Restrictions/Permits: Total road closure. All vehicles must detour.

Safety reminder:

DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.

Additional information:

Call 511, visit www.511la.org, or download the Louisiana 511 mobile app for additional information. Out-of-state travelers may call 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511). 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.

Contact Information:

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

Joseph Montalvo, P.E.
Area Engineer (Sabine & Vernon Parishes)
(318) 561-5120