FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Natchitoches Parish President Rick Nowlin announces that three roads in the Spanish Lake area are now closed as a result of backwater flooding. These roads are Lake Loop, Burkett Slough Road, and a short section of Posey Road located approximately 1 mile east of New Roads Road. Posey Road traffic may detour around the closed site via State Route LA-1222. Motorists are cautioned against driving through flooded roads, as unseen hazards may exist. For more information, please contact the Parish Highway Department at (318) 357-2200.