Roads closed/not passable due to flooding from heavy rains

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Road closed(DJ Jones)
Updated: May. 22, 2021 at 10:42 AM CDT
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Heavy rains started falling across south Louisiana on Monday, May 17, affecting conditions for drivers.

Below is a list of current road closures in the WAFB viewing area.


Roads Closed/Not passable:

  • **NOTE: In Donaldsonville, Marchand Drive(Hwy 3089) at D Thibaut Drive to Church Street is shut down due to downed power lines. The closure is expected to last a few hours until the utility company can repair the pole and power lines. Please use alternate route.
  • Airport Rd/Summerfield South Rd
  • Alligator Bayou Rd/past Manchac Highlands Dr
  • Amite River Rd/Diversion Canal Rd
  • Bluff Rd from LeSalle Point to Bluff Oaks
  • Bayou Manchac Bridge on Perkins
  • Broussard Rd at Camp Dr
  • Camp Dr btwn Catoire and Manchac
  • Guist Rd
  • Little Prairie Rd at the end of road
  • Summerfield South Rd
  • Oakgrove Parkway at Welsh

Water Over the Road/Passable:

  • Clouatre Rd at Hodgeson Rd
  • Hwy 74 at Oak Fields (mile west of Oak Fields a portion of the EB lane missing)
  • Manchac Point all the way to the back
  • I-10 WB Exit Ramp at US 61
  • I-10 EB Exit Ramp at US 61
  • US 61 NB Entrance Ramp to I-10 WB
  • US 61 SB Entrance Ramp to I-10 EB


  • LA 70 in both directions between LA 996 and LA 69


  • Baringer Foreman Rd at Old Perkins Rd E
  • E Boyd at Highland Rd
  • Greenwell Springs Rd at Hooper Rd
  • Greenwell Springs Rd north of Wax Rd at stream crossing
  • Greenwell Springs Rd southbound lane at Liberty Rd
  • Greenwell Springs Road (LA37) is closed at the Comite River due to high water.
  • Hamilton Ave at Montreal Dr
  • Lemon Rd at Plank Rd
  • Magnolia Beach Rd at Greenwell Springs Rd
  • N Foster Dr at Glen Oaks Dr
  • Perkins Rd E at Bayou Manchac
  • Plank Rd at Sumrall Rd
  • Plank Rd northbound exit ramp from Airline Hwy (US 61)
  • Plank Rd south of the Airline Hwy (US 61) overpass
  • Port Hudson - Pride Rd at Zachary - Slaughter Hwy (LA 19)
  • Pride - Baywood Rd at Riley Rd
  • Pride-Baywood Rd between Carson Rd and Lea Rd
  • Reames Rd at Jackson Rd
  • Scenic Hwy from 68th Ave to 72nd Ave
  • Stoney Point Burch Rd at Sandy Creek bridge crossing


  • Battle Road
  • Lemon B Road
  • Thompson Road
  • Gross Road
  • Pineville Road
  • Turner Road
  • Odeal Williams Lane


  • One lane closed on LA 75 near JR Dr., 1-mile south of the Bayou Sorrel Bridge, due to high water


  • Hood Rd – (not passable)
  • Burgess Rd Ext – Impassable
  • S. River (DS) (Impassable between Lakeview & Benton)
  • Walnut (DS) (impassable)
  • *Milton Rd – Roadway back open
  • Black Mud/Carla Dr – Barricaded
  • Buddy Ellis Rd/John L – High water signs
  • Buddy Ellis Rd between Parkway / Evangeline Trace – standing water but passable
  • Hwy 22 @ Clio bridge – High Water sign / approx. 8-10 inches of standing water
  • LA Trace (truck only)
  • Old River Rd (truck only)
  • Gunboat Landing (impassable)
  • Live Oak St
  • Pecan St (impassable)
  • Mallard@Teal (impassable)
  • Cypress Dr (Killian)
  • Petite Dr
  • Chene Blanc
  • Catfish Landing
  • Guitreau Ln (Impassable at end)
  • Old Mill Settlement
  • Cooper St (Impassable at end)
  • My Happiness Ln (PV)
  • Sandy Ridge (PV has standing water but passable)
  • McCarroll Rd – shut down on the Hwy 22 side
  • Hwy 22/Chinquapin
  • Hwy 22/Albert James Rd – standing water but passable
  • *Hwy 22 near Manny’s Bar – standing water but passable
  • Hutchinson CC (passable)
  • Black Lake Club Rd – 26600 block and West will need high water vehicle
  • Bill Addison/Hwy 441
  • Albert James/Glen – DPW notified for barricades
  • *Old Ferry/Poe – Impassable – High water vehicle only – DPW notified for barricades
  • Goodtimes Rd French Settlement
  • Aydell Ln French Settlement
  • Union Landing/Hwy 444
  • Linda (PV)Bull Run Rd / Hwy 22– Impassable
  • Black Mud / McArthur – Impassable
  • *Mclin / S Satsuma – Rdway Clear
  • Vampran Rd – East of Leon Dupuy will need a high water vehicle



  • The I-55 Northbound on-ramp AND OFF-RAMP at Manchac are currently closed due to high water.
  • The I-55 Southbound ON-RAMP AND off-ramp at Manchac are currently closed due to high water.

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