Spanish Lake area now closed as a result of backwater flooding


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.