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3 Louisiana highways still closed by ice

Those still closed are Interstate 49 near Alexandria, Interstate 55 between Hammond and LaPlace, and Louisiana Highway 1 south of White Castle.

The Associated Press

1/30/2014

NEW ORLEANS — Louisiana's highway department says only three highways around the state are still closed by ice. That's down from more than 20 over the past two days.

Those still closed are Interstate 49 near Alexandria, Interstate 55 between Hammond and LaPlace, and Louisiana Highway 1 south of White Castle.

La. 1 is closed between Frank Noel Road and Laurel Ridge Road.

I-49 is closed between U.S. 71 and exit 94, the River Road and Rapides Station Road exit.

I-55 is closed between Interstate 10 and Exit 26, to Louisiana Highway 22. .

Online: www.511la.org

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