Accident on I-49 at Turkey Creek

The Department of Transportation and Development District 08 Office in Alexandria advises that the public that an 18 wheeler has overturned on the ramp of I-49 in Turkey Creek; LA 167; Rapides Parish.

Permit/Detour section

All traffic is being detoured on the LA 167 off ramp.

Safety Reminder

DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution during these severe weather conditions.
Additional Information

Call (318) 561-5100 or (800) 542-3509 or 511 or visit for additional information. Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website, order, store the DOTD Facebook page or the LA DOTD Twitter page, @cenlatraffic for further information.


Bruce Graham, Maintenance Specialist