***UPDATE***OPEN: I-10 WB near Vinton Canal Bridge (MM 8.5) – Calcasieu Parish
Tuesday, April 16, 2024 at 8:28:43 AM
UPDATE: The emergency lane closure has been lifted, and all lanes are open.

(previous announcement)
Calcasieu Parish
– The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announces that, effective immediately, the right lane of Interstate 10 Westbound near the Vinton Canal Bridge (Mile Marker 8.5) will be closed for emergency roadway maintenance.

DOTD will issue an update once the lane closure is lifted.

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 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.