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Bayou Manchac Bridge at Old Perkins Road open after May flood

6 months 2 weeks 6 days ago Wednesday, May 19 2021 May 19, 2021 May 19, 2021 9:15 AM May 19, 2021 in News
Source: WBRZ

ASCENSION - According to officials with the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office, as of 9:12 a.m. Wednesday, the Bayou Manchac Bridge at Old Perkins Road, near the East Baton Rouge Parish line is closed to traffic.

THIS ROAD CLOSURE IS NOW OPEN

Officials say there is heavy traffic congestion in the area.

They ask that area drivers use an alternate route until further notice.

For traffic advisories throughout the morning, watch WBRZ’s traffic reports on 2une In on WBRZ Plus from 5 a.m. until 9 a.m. and during the remainder of the day, traffic advisories are tweeted via @WBRZTraffic

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