Traffic

Pipeline maintenance to impact Natchitoches street

The work will result in the closure of the northbound lane of East Fifth Street for 3 days

Upcoming Swan Lake Road closure

LaDOTD announces opening of I-20 interchange in Ruston

UPDATE: Linton Road bridge reopened

ROAD CLOSURE: Louisiana DOTD closes off LA 540 in Claiborne Parish

Kilgore Fire and Rescue respond to vehicle accident off a bridge on County Road 1115

Trooper’s car hit while directing traffic at chemical spill

Continued Coverage

  TRAFFIC ALERT: Street congestion in Bossier City

Wreck blocks traffic on Red River bridge on I-20 west

  Crews on scene of multiple crashes on I-220, I-20 in Bossier City

  I-20 eastbound near Greenwood reopened following fatal crash

Wrecks delay traffic in Bossier City

Wreck blocks traffic on Interstate 20 west in Bossier City

  Fire destroys big rig hauling produce, shuts down I-20E

Traffic detoured as heavy machinery used to clear what remains of the 18-wheeler

Sunshine Bridge reconditioning, roadwork across state defaulted on by company with history of costly delays

Construction projects across the state awarded to Coastal Bridge, the company criticized for delayed and what some describe as “sloppy” work were stripped from the company after it defaulted on several contracts in early February, records show.

Interstate 49 south reopened in DeSoto Parish

A portion of Interstate 49 south in DeSoto Parish is open again on Thursday morning following a wreck.

Caddo Parish road closed due to high water

The Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office has announced that a road near the DeSoto Parish line is closed on the morning of Tues. Feb. 11.

Wreck closes two lanes on I-20 west in Shreveport

  2 separate wrecks impede travel on I-20, I-220

Train crash closes Caddo Parish road

Work to close part of I-20W in Bossier for up to 6 hours

Marshall Street in Shreveport closed Jan. 6

City of Shreveport to close bridge on Valley View Drive

TRAFFIC ALERT: Accident closes I-49 North

All northbound lanes of Interstate 49 are closed at Pierremont Road in Shreveport due to an accident involving a tractor-trailer.

Multi-vehicle wreck on I-20 cleared

Shreveport police and fire crews are on the scene of a multi-vehicle wreck on Saturday night.

I-10 reopened at Gramercy after fiery wreck involving four vehicles

All lanes of I-10 E near the Gramercy exit reopened Friday, Dec. 6 around 7 p.m. after being closed for a couple of hours due to a fiery wreck.

  People celebrate removal of infamous Airline Drive fence

Gone is the barrier that once kept drivers, pedestrians from easily going between Kroger and Walmart

STUDY: Louisiana drivers 7th most distracted in country

A new study shows Louisiana has seen an average of 132 distracted driving deaths in a 5 year stretch starting in 2013.

Traffic alert: Wreck shuts down part of eastbound I-20

KSLA News 12 has been told that one person has been taken to a hospital.

  Interstate 220 west closed, crews working to reopen roadway

Interstate 220 westbound in Bossier City is closed on Thursday, Nov. 21.

Hazardous materials spill closes highway, Caddo Parish road

Crews are on the scene of a wreck where hazardous materials were spilled on Wednesday morning.

  Frustration builds over East 70th Street roadwork

The City of Shreveport expects the project to be completed in December

Wreck closes part of Interstate 220

Eastbound traffic is being detoured via East Texas Street

7-vehicle wreck closes part of major Shreveport highway

Kings Highway between Linwood Avenue and Mansfield Road is back open to traffic

1 person killed in Shelby County crash

One person was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Joaquin on Sunday.

Big rig overturns, I-49 exit ramp back open

An accident blocked northbound motorists from getting off Interstate 49 at Southern Loop at Shreveport.

Kilgore emergency personnel at scene of wreck involving pickup, 18-wheeler

A pickup wound up wedged under an 18-wheeler’s trailer after a multiple-vehicle crash that occurred near the intersection of State Highway 135 and Gladewater Street Thursday evening.

  2 hurt when road gives way, swallows car in Bossier City

A car has fallen into what appears to be a sinkhole

Wreck closes La. 3132 east exit ramp from I-20 west

A wreck in west Shreveport has closed a busy exit ramp on Wednesday afternoon.

Crash closes Interstate 49 south at Interstate 20 in Shreveport

Congestion is minimal at this time, according to LaDOTD.

Wreck impacts travel on Kings Hwy. in Shreveport

Traffic, already impacted by construction in the area, can be seen getting further congested

  Man dies in wreck that closes LA 6 east of Robeline

The accident involved a pickup and 2 big rigs

  Wreck closes eastbound I-20 in Bossier City

Traffic in the area already was congested due to a stalled vehicle

  Bond proposal meetings spur questions of trust among voters

Councilman Boucher stressed to voters that they need to come to the informational gatherings and ask questions

Sand truck overturns, closes I-220 on-ramp

Drivers may face delays after a sand truck overturned on a busy on-ramp.

  Progress now visible on Walter O. Bigby Carriageway

Work began 4 months ago on latest effort to address train-related traffic delays for Bossier City motorists

  Interstate 20 west in Bossier City reopened following tractor-trailer fire

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announced that Interstate 20 west is reopened again after a fiery wreck early Tuesday morning.

  Fire damages art studio, shuts down Line Avenue

All lanes of Line Avenue, north- and southbound, are shut down at Oakhill Drive

Vehicle fire stalls traffic on Cross Lake Bridge

Interstate 220 east is closed following a vehicle fire on the Cross Lake Bridge.

Train hits truck; train conductor dies; road closed

Early reports suggested the truck driver was severely injured and rushed to the hospital.

Accident closes westbound Interstate 220

Both lanes have been reopened; traffic backed up to North Market Street

Crash causes major traffic jam on Interstate 20 west

Crews are working to clear a wreck from Interstate 20 west in Shreveport, near the Red River Bridge on Wednesday morning.

  2 people hurt in I-20E wreck involving vehicle fire

Traffic is backed up on eastbound Interstate 20

  Westbound I-20 near Haughton reopens in wake of wreck

At one point, LaDOTD says, traffic was backed up for about 8 miles

Travel advisory: Work to impact traffic in some areas

As you hit the roads Tuesday morning, be aware there are two traffic alerts.

1 dead, 1 injured in Marion County crash

One person died and another was injured in a fatal crash Friday afternoon.

  Bossier Schools adjusting school start times

The schedule changes will affect children who attend Benton Elementary, Middle and High Schools.

Loud explosions expected near Grand Ecore area on Thursday; road closures announced

If you hear a loud boom in Natchitoches Parish this afternoon - it's okay.

Wreck involving tractor-trailer, mobile home jams traffic on Airline Drive

Drivers may want to avoid Airline Drive in Bossier City following a wreck on Wednesday afternoon.

Wreck blocks traffic on I-20 east in Bossier City

Traffic is moving slow on Interstate 20 east near the Interstate 220 entrance on Wednesday morning.

Crash involving motorcycle, pickup truck blocks traffic

Shreveport Police are on the scene of a wreck in north Shreveport on Tuesday afternoon.

  Vehicle hit by train in south Mansfield

Authorities are on the scene of a wreck involving a car versus a train in Mansfield early Friday morning.

  AllendaleStrong still working to stop I-49 connector

The group of concerned neighbors meets monthly

Tractor-trailer stuck under railroad bridge near downtown

Crews are working to clear a tractor-trailer after it became stuck under a bridge downtown.

  Driver hurt during chase in East Texas dies

The pursuit started in Nash and ended at mile marker 204 near New Boston

Wreck blocks lane on LA 3132 west

Crews are working to clear a wreck from the left lane of traffic on Louisiana Highway 3132 west in Shreveport.

  Busy south Caddo intersection might get a traffic light

The parish has agreed to pay its half of the $225,000 cost; the Shreveport council is expected to vote early next month

Four vehicle pileup cleared from Interstate 20 east

No one was seriously hurt following a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 20 in Shreveport on Tuesday morning.

  One person killed, teen critically hurt in single-vehicle crash

Both were ejected from the pickup when the driver lost control of the truck, authorities report.

  Woman dies in East Texas crash involving log truck

A woman is dead following a crash involving a log truck on Wednesday morning.

  Flash flooding reported in Southwest Arkansas; roads closed

The Arkansas Department of Transportation has announced two road closures due to high water and washouts.

Wreck blocks traffic on Cross Lake Bridge

A wreck has slowed traffic on the Cross Lake Bridge going east on Tuesday morning.

  Rollover crash blocks traffic south of Texarkana

Crews are responding to a crash south of Texarkana in Bowie County.

Portion of Christus Drive in Texarkana closed until Friday

A part of Christus Drive in Texarkana will be closed as crews work on a sewer pipe across the road.

Look Ahead: Alternate traffic route around the Freedom Fest Color Run

The Bossier City Police Department is advising motorists to be mindful of a change in traffic flow

Man airlifted to hospital following crash in DeSoto Parish

A man is recovering following a crash involving two vehicles on Thursday morning.

I-220 east in Shreveport open again following wreck

Drivers are asked to use caution on Monday morning while traveling on Interstate 220 east in west Shreveport.

Barksdale southbound lane closed following motorcycle accident

The accident took place around 10 p.m.

I-20 traffic to shut down following 18-wheeler accident

Congestion has reached approximately six miles in length.

  ‘Secure Your Load’ campaign kicks off, cautions motorists about the dangers of unsecured loads on Texas roadways

The campaign aims to remind drivers to protect themselves and other motorists by making sure all cargo is secure before hitting the roadways.

  Shreveport I-49 Connector project is one step closer to reality

People living in Shreveport say a connection between the two interstates is long overdue.