DOTD advises that LA 480, Natchitoches Parish, will be closed at the Kansas City Southern Railroad track. The work is being done on LA 480 approximately 2.0 miles west of the intersection of LA 486 and LA 480 in Campti.
The closure will be Saturday, Sept. 8 from 6 a.m. with a reopening to traffic at 7 p.m. The closure is for Kansas City Southern Railroad to replace the track panel and the crossing surface.
The roadway will be closed completely to all traffic during this time. The detour will be LA 480 to US 71 to LA 3163 to LA 480. The detour can accept oversized loads and will be identified with proper markings for the general public. All emergency agencies will be notified of the road closure.
DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through the construction site and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.