Traffic incidents and road conditions on LA-509 in Louisiana

Traffic Related Events

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Accidents & Incident Alerts

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Road Closures

All lanes closed
Railroad Maintenance on LA-509 near LA-1. All lanes closed. Starting 3/4/2024 6:00 AM
UPDATE: DOTD advises motorists that the start date for this project has been moved to Monday, March 4, 2024. The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that on Thursday, January 18, 2024 beginning at 6:00 a.m., LA 509 immediately west of LA 1 at the Union Pacific Railroad crossing in Red River Parish will be closed. This road closure is scheduled to take place until Friday, January 19th at 6:00 p.m., and is necessary to allow railroad crews to remove and replace the crossing at this location. (see included map) Restrictions/Permits: Total road closure at the specified location. All vehicles will need to detour. Alternate Route: Traffic will be detoured via I-49 and US 84. This work will be performed WEATHER PERMITTING. 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.
Start Date: Mar 4, 6:00AM
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ID: ERS--56401

Roadwork

All lanes closed
Railroad Maintenance on LA-509 near LA-1. All lanes closed. Starting 3/4/2024 6:00 AM
UPDATE: DOTD advises motorists that the start date for this project has been moved to Monday, March 4, 2024. The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that on Thursday, January 18, 2024 beginning at 6:00 a.m., LA 509 immediately west of LA 1 at the Union Pacific Railroad crossing in Red River Parish will be closed. This road closure is scheduled to take place until Friday, January 19th at 6:00 p.m., and is necessary to allow railroad crews to remove and replace the crossing at this location. (see included map) Restrictions/Permits: Total road closure at the specified location. All vehicles will need to detour. Alternate Route: Traffic will be detoured via I-49 and US 84. This work will be performed WEATHER PERMITTING. 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.
Start Date: Mar 4, 6:00AM
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ID: ERS--56401
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