Road closures remain in effect in Ascension due to flooding
DONALDSONVILLE - Heavy downpours throughout Thursday resulted in flooding throughout Ascension Parish that has led to the closure of several roadways.
According to the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office, the following roads were closed as of 1 p.m.:
St Patrick Overpass
Hwy 1 S Overpass
St Jude Subdivision
Keith St in St Patrick St area
East side of Marchand School Rd
Brown St off of Hwy 22
Jenkins Rd off of Hwy 22
Walter Hill off of Hwy 22
The Greens at Pelican Point
Johnathan Alaric in Pelican Point
Raymond Tullier off of Hwy 70
Roads that have water but are passable
Hwy 942/Houmas Plantation Ct
River Rd at Ormet
The Sunshine Bridge and Hwy 70 are back open after they were closed earlier due to a fire at the Motiva refinery in Convent.
Check back with this list for updates on closures as they are released.
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