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Update: LA 91 at the Estherwood Pontoon Bridge is Open

Estherwood Pontoon Bridge now open.

Posted: Apr 26, 2021 8:57 AM
Updated: Apr 27, 2021 3:41 PM

Update (4/27/21 at 3:35pm) NOW OPEN TO TRAFFIC!!! Emergency Bridge Closure, LA 91 at the Estherwood Pontoon Bridge, Acadia Parish

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Update (4/26/21 at 2:43pm): The Pontoon Bridge on Hwy. 91 near Estherwood has been closed until further notice due to damage which occurred this morning by a large truck.

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Update (4/26/21 at 11:43pm): Pontoon bridge is reopened.

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Original (4/26/21)

Esterwood - Effective immediately, LA 91 at the Estherwood Pontoon Bridge is closed until further notice for emergency bridge inspection and repairs.

The detour consists of LA 91, US 90, LA 13, and I-10. Detour signs will be posted.

Emergency vehicles will not have access through the area.

DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.

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