NATCHITOCHES PARISH-As of 12:10pm, Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies are reporting they have worked several calls for service this morning involving vehicles traveling off the road while on La. Hwy 117 and La. Hwy 494 south of Natchitoches according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Deputies say roads throughout the parish are in poor icy conditions causing travel difficulties and the risk of public safety.
The sun may be shining, however, temperatures remain well below freezing all over the parish. Temperatures will remain below freezing into the night with another Winter Storm impacting our region later tonight into Thursday.
This new storm will only worsen current road conditions.
Road conditions will not improve until possibly this weekend.
NPSO and La. DOTD continue to ask motorists to not travel, you are putting yourself, others and public safety at risk.
Stay home, Stay safe and Stay warm.