Emergency Lane Closure, I-55 Northbound at Mile Point 13.4, St John Parish
An emergency left lane closure on I-55 Northbound at Mile Point 13.4 will be in effect on Friday, May 28, 2021, from 9AM to 2PM (weather permitting) for bridge maintenance operations.
There are no restrictions for oversized loads.
The following is an alternate route to avoid the work zone:
Motorists traveling I-55 Northbound may take the Ruddock Exit (Exit 7), then north on US 51 to the Manchac Exit (Exit 15) to re-intersect I-55 Northbound.
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.