A recent video capturing the icy and snow-covered conditions on I-49 in North Louisiana serves as an important reminder of the importance of heeding state officials' advice to avoid traveling during icy or snowy conditions. Not only do we have less experience driving in these icy conditions we also do not drive vehicles with the proper snow tires making traveling during this time extremely dangerous.
The two major interstates that run through Lafayette will get the attention of Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development work crews this week as sweeping operations are in store for both Interstate 10 and Interstate 49.
Drivers traveling along Interstate 49 in Lafayette and St. Landry Parishes will want to pay attention to Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development construction crews as they work to clean up the nearly 38-mile stretch of the interstate.
LAFAYETTE, La. (KPEL News) - It will be a busy week for roadwork on Interstate 10 as traffic closures are scheduled in Acadia, Lafayette, and St. Martin Parishes. Louisiana DOTD workers will be conducting sweeping operations across the three parishes on Wednesday and Thursday (August 9-10)...