Airline Highway at KCS railroad tracks to close for repairs
BATON ROUGE - Airline Highway will be closed at the Kansas City Southern railroad track east of the Old Mississippi River Bridge for railroad repairs.
The roadway will be closed from 7 p.m. Friday night until 5 a.m. Monday. Crews will be replacing the tracks, according to a release from DOTD.
The detour for the route is below:
Westbound US 190 (From Baton Rouge): Traffic will be detoured onto I-110 Southbound toward I-10 West.
Eastbound US 190 (From Opelousas): Traffic will be detoured onto LA 1 Southbound toward I-10 East.
US 190 East will be closed at LA 1 in Port Allen and US 190 West will be closed past Scenic Hwy in Baton Rouge from 7PM Friday until 5AM Monday due to railroad reconstruction operations. Check https://t.co/87MKXYDTAh pic.twitter.com/hJnKJMVjli— Baton Rouge Traffic (@BR_Traffic) August 3, 2018