DOTD announces closures on Interstate 10 and Interstate 49 in Lafayette Parish
Tuesday, January 03, 2023 at 5:01:16 PM
LAFAYETTE, La. - DOTD announces the following closures on Interstate 10 and Interstate 49 after the Interstate 10 overpass at Interstate 49 was impacted.

  • Interstate 10 in the eastbound direction, at Interstate 49, is closed
  • The two inside lanes of Interstate 49 in the northbound direction, under the Interstate 10 overpass, are closed
  • Exit 1A to access I-10 eastbound is closed

Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes along I-10 eastbound prior to U.S. 165, La. 26, La. 13, and La. 182.

DOTD has the following resources in place to assist motorists.

  • MyDOTD: Motorists can receive information on local projects, lane and road closures, and other DOTD activity by signing up for MyDOTD at
  • 511 Traveler Information: Travelers can also find information regarding road closures and traffic by visiting or by dialing 511 from their telephone and saying the route or region about which they are seeking information. Out-of-state travelers can access the system by calling 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511).