Underwater bridge supports demolished on Caddo Lake; expect loud noises

The Highway 1 bridge will be replaced
Published: Jun. 29, 2022 at 8:22 AM CDT|Updated: Jun. 29, 2022 at 11:03 AM CDT
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CADDO PARISH, La. (KSLA) - Crews demolished the underwater supports of the LA 1 bridge going over Caddo Lake.

Area businesses and residents should expect loud noises on Wednesday, June 29, starting at 12 p.m. The demolition itself took place around 4 p.m.

The demolition is one part of an $18.2 million project, which will include the construction of a bridge. This bridge serves as an important connector between the towns of Mooringsport and Oil City.

The entire project is expected to be completed in the summer of 2023.

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