Bonnet Carre Spillway bridge to close for repairs Sunday after helicopter crash
NEW ORLEANS - I-10 will be closed in both directions Sunday at the Bonnet Carre Spillway to repair power line damage caused by a deadly helicopter crash on the bridge earlier this week.
The closure is scheduled from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 19 so Entergy crews can repair the damaged transmission lines, according to DOTD.
- Eastbound traffic should detour to U.S. 61 South near Gramercy to I-130 North to reenter I-10 East.
- Westbound traffic should detour to I-130 South to U.S. 61 North to U.S. 51 North to reenter I-10 West.
You can read more on the crash, which killed a Baton Rouge-area pilot, by clicking here.
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