Flood-related road closures

Published: Aug. 13, 2016 at 8:07 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 9, 2016 at 3:41 PM CDT
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Cameron Parish

The following roads have standing water:

  • Klondike: North Drake Road

Jeff Davis Parish

  • U.S. 90 at the Mermentau River Bridge is closed both directions. East and west traffic is being diverted onto Highway 190.
  • La. 101, two miles south of Lacassine
  • No boat traffic is allowed from the Intercoastal Waterway to Mermentau on the Mermentau River.

The Louisiana State Police urges citizens and motorists to refrain from unnecessary travel in affected areas. Never drive through flood waters or around barricades and stay informed of road and weather conditions in your area.

Road closures and detours can be found using the Louisiana Traveler Information System through several different methods including the 511 phone system,, and LA DOTD Twitter accounts.

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