Bridge Closure: LA 1234 North of LA 126

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that Bridge Number 864-14-0247-1 will be closed for emergency repairs at 8:00 AM on Monday, November 2, 2015. This bridge will remained closed until the repairs are complete. This Structure is on LA 1234 over a drain and is located 2.47 miles north of the junction of LA 1234 and LA 126

Permit/Detour Section
The road will be closed to all traffic while the repairs to the bridge are performed. The detour route will be as follows:

At the south junction of LA 1234 and LA 126 traffic will be directed west on LA 126 to LA 505; then north on LA 505 to the north junction of LA 1234 and LA 505.

At the north junction of LA 1234 and LA 505 traffic will be directed south on LA 505 to LA 126; then east on LA 126 to the south junction of LA 1234 and LA 126.

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.

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 @, by selecting MYDOTD, the Way to Geaux Application for iPhone or Android devices, the DOTD Facebook page or the LA DOTD Twitter page, @Alex_Traffic for further information and details.

Project Contact

Lance Broom; District 08 Bridge Engineer
(318) 561-5184, (318) 201-3635