SHREVEPORT - UPDATE: I-49 north between LA 3194 (MLK Blvd) in Shreveport and Mira Myrtis Road in north Caddo Parish has been REOPENED effective immediately.
I-49 North in both directions from Mira Myrtis Road to Martin Luther King Drive are now open.— Shreveport Traffic (@Shreveport_Traf) January 12, 2018
This affects both directions of travel. All other roadways in the area are open.
I-49 north in Shreveport remains closed due to winter weather conditions.
I-49 is closed between LA 3194 (MLK Blvd.) in Shreveport and Mira Myrtis Road.
I-49 remains closed in both directions from Mira Myrtis Road to Martin Luther King Drive due to ice on bridges and overpasses. Motorists are advised to use US 71 as an alternate route.— Shreveport Traffic (@Shreveport_Traf) January 12, 2018
Drivers are advised to use U.S. 71 as an alternate route.
DOTD will advise when the road has been re-opened.
The winter weather also delayed some Bossier Parish school buses.
Many buses are running as late as 30 minutes due to frozen over doors. Your child will be picked up. We apologize for the inconvenience.— Bossier_Schools (@Bossier_Schools) January 12, 2018
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