Super load transport to impact weekend traffic in Shreveport
Monday, July 13, 2015 at 2:09:35 PM
BOSSIER CITY, La. -- The Louisiana Department of Transportation advises motorists that a “super load” transport will slow traffic significantly around Shreveport at various times beginning Friday, July 17, at 9 a.m.

The super load, measuring 275 feet long by 25 feet high and 18 feet wide, will travel from the port of Shreveport to Longview, Texas at a maximum of 5 mph.

Multiple utility and electric companies, as well as law enforcement, will be involved throughout the event to ensure continuation of service and safety in the area.

Traffic in the area will experience major slowdowns with high congestion during this movement. DOTD advises motorists to avoid the route during the scheduled transport times.

To see the route and times, click here.

For additional questions on the super load transport, contact Kyle McAfee with Edwards Moving and Rigging at 904-303-9566 or