ROAD CLOSURES: I-10 shut down between Winnie and Beaumont

ROAD CLOSURES: I-10 shut down between Winnie and Beaumont
I-10 WB at Toomey Starks exit (Source: Louisiana State Police Troop D)

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - The Texas Department of Transportation is informing drivers that I-10 is shut down in both directions between Winnie and Beaumont due to flooding.

According to DOTD the following state roads are closed:

  • I-10 Westbound at the Toomey Starks exit to the Louisiana/Texas state line.
  • LA 12 Westbound from Starks to the Louisiana/Texas state line.
  • US 190 Westbound from Merryville to the Louisiana/Texas state line.

Motorists traveling along I-10 Westbound near the Texas state line will be directed to exit and be redirected over the overpass to go back along I-10 Eastbound.

Roads with high water, from the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office:

  • Foster St. at Shell Beach Dr.
  • Iris St. at Bank St.
  • Bank St.
  • Clarence St. at Kirkman St.
  • Enterprise Blvd. at Alamo St.
  • Lisa Ln. near Fair Oaks Ln.
  • Mazilly Rd. at at Hwy 109
  • Gillis Rd. at Alligator Park Rd.
  • McMahon Rd.
  • Parts of Old River Rd.

The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury has placed high water signs on several parish roads:

  • Alligator Park
  • Ashworth Cutoff
  • Abbey Road
  • Berry Road
  • Big Woods Edgerly Road
  • Big Woods Vinton Road
  • Choupique Road
  • Ellis Moss Road
  • Foreman Road
  • Gillis Road
  • Gum Island Road
  • LeBleu Road
  • Niblett’s Bluff Road
  • Old River Road
  • Smith Cutoff Road

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