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Heavy Rain brings high water and road closures in Baton Rouge

Heavy Rain brings high water and road closures in Baton Rouge
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POSTED: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 9:40am

UPDATED: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 11:30am

The Baton Rouge Police Department reports several road closures, due to the heavy rainfall and high water.

Among those are:

  • North and South I-110/Fuqua
  • Lobdell/Florida
  • Acadian/I-10
  • 4900 Jamestown/Congress
  • E. Industrial/Wooddale
  • 1400 City Park/Dalrymple
  • Harding/Scenic
  • Acadian/Perkins
  • 400-900 North Blvd.

This is just a partial list.

Lt. Don Kelly of the Baton Rouge Police Department says, "Some areas are draining quickly as the rain is slowing down, some are not. Motorists are urged to stay off local roadways if possible until the storm passes and to exercise extreme caution when encountering standing water."

For a full list of traffic incidents, visit our traffic page by clicking here.

  

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