Jimmie Davis Highway Closure

Posted: Jul 11, 2022, 1:52 PM

Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that on Sunday, July 17, the westbound lane of LA 511 (Jimmie Davis Hwy.) bridge over the Red River in Caddo and Bossier Parishes will be closed for routine bridge inspection.

This lane closure is scheduled to take place from 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Jimmy Davis bridge is located approximately 0.7 miles west of U.S. Hwy. 71 (Barksdale Blvd.).

Only vehicles 10 feet wide or smaller will be allowed to pass through the bridge inspection zone. Larger vehicles must detour using LA Hwy. 1 to LA Hwy. 3032 (Shreveport-Barksdale Bridge) to U.S. 71.

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