Emergency Lane Closure, I-55 Northbound Right Lane at Mile Marker 4.4, St John Parish

Published 4:17 pm Monday, December 6, 2021

An emergency right lane closure on I-55 Northbound at Mile Marker 4.4 (south of the Ruddock Exit) will be in effect on Tuesday, December 7, 2021, from 7:30am to 12pm, for emergency bridge repair work.

There are no restrictions for wide loads.

The following is an alternate route to avoid the work zone:
Motorists traveling I-55 Northbound may take the Laplace Exit (Exit 1), then north on US 51 Low Road to the Ruddock Exit (Exit 7) to re-intersect I-55.

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.