DOTD announces all lanes of I-110 open to traffic after fire

Published 5:07 pm Thursday, July 27, 2023

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BATON ROUGE, La. – DOTD announces that all lanes of I-110 in the northbound direction are now open to traffic.

All lanes of the elevated highway were closed earlier due to a vehcle fire. Since that time, an in-depth inspection was performed by bridge inspectors. With the exception of some cosmetic impacts, the elevated portion was found to be structurally sound and safe for the traveling public.

DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution.

Motorists can access the latest updates on real-time traffic and road conditions using the 511 Traveler Information System by dialing 511 from their telephone and saying the route or region for which they are seeking information. Out-of-state travelers can call 1-888-ROAD-511(1-888-762-3511). Travelers can also access this information by visiting the 511 Traveler Information website at

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) is committed to delivering transportation and public works systems that enhance the quality of life. In addition to more than 16,600 miles of roadway, including over 890 miles of interstate, DOTD supports the development of the state’s aviation, marine and rail infrastructures. Through this work, we are able to facilitate economic development, create job opportunities, improve vital evacuation routes, and make critical freight corridors safer and more efficient.

For more information, please visit, email, or call DOTD’s Customer Service Center at (225) 379-1232 or 1-877-4LADOTD (1-877-452-3683). Business hours are 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Please let us know how we may better serve you: Customer Service Survey.