DOTD announces emergency closure of U.S. 167 (Johnston Street) in Lafayette Parish
Saturday, June 17, 2023 at 8:34:43 AM
UPDATE: DOTD announces that the southbound direction of U.S. 167 (Johnston Street) near Marie Antoinette Street is now OPEN to traffic.

- DOTD announces that effective immediately, U.S. 167 (Johnston Street), in the southbound direction, is closed near Marie Antoinette Street due to a concrete pavement blow-up.

Motorists are encouraged to avoid the area and use an alternate route.

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).