Bridge on LA 120 closed due to deficiencies found during inspection


The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that Bridge Number 042-05-0879-1 has been closed on Feb. 10 due to deficiencies found during routine Bridge Inspection. This structure will remain closed until repairs have been made. This structure is on LA 120 over unnamed creek and is located at log mile 8.79 and is located 5.2 miles east of the intersection of LA 487.

Permit/Detour Section
Detour will be LA 6 east to LA 485 north to I-49 north to LA 174 west to LA 487 south.

Safety Reminder
DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through the construction site and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.

Additional Information
Call (318) 561-5100 or (800) 542-3509 or 511 or visit for additional information. Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website,, by selecting MYDOTD, the LA DOTD Facebook page, or the LA DOTD Twitter page, @Alex Traffic for further information.

Project Contact
Mark Winn
District 08 Bridge Maintenance and Inspection Supervisor
Office (318) 561-5128

2 thoughts on “Bridge on LA 120 closed due to deficiencies found during inspection

  1. Tuesday 2-14-17. The Hwy 120 bridge over Shamrock Creek is open. The barricades have been removed and the caution signs have been turned sideways.

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