The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) advises motorists that on Thursday, July 22, 2021 between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM, the LA 6 bridge over the Red River (Grand Ecore Bridge) will be reduced to one lane for emergency guardrail repairs.
This bridge is located 2.3 miles north of the LA 6/LA 3175 intersection in Natchitoches Parish.
No detour will be needed as one lane will be open at all times.
DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution around the construction sites and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.
Motorists can access the latest updates on real-time traffic and road conditions using the 511 Traveler Information System by dialing 511 from their telephone and saying the route or region on which they are seeking information. Out-of-state travelers can call 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511).
Travelers can also access this information by visiting the 511 Traveler Information Web site at http://www.511la.org. Additionally, you can follow the Traffic Management Center on Twitter: (@Alex Traffic).