Multi-vehicle crash in Ascension Parish leaves 1 dead

[ad_1] GONZALES, La. (WAFB) – At least one person is dead following a multi-vehicle crash on Airline Highway in Gonzales early Tuesday, Jan. 17, a spokesman with the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office confirmed. A portion of the highway was temporarily shut down near LA 431 due to recovery efforts just after 6 a.m. Traffic was … Read more

Traffic for work, traffic for school: each slotted for new road improvements in Ascension

[ad_1] Construction is expected to start in late spring on a $50.18 million project to widen an important corridor for industrial and commuter traffic in Ascension and St. James parishes, state highway officials said. Ascension is also getting a long-sought roundabout that will also help handle traffic from the parish’s future fifth high school in … Read more

Airline Highway lane closure could cause traffic backups in Ascension Parish

[ad_1] ASCENSION PARISH, La. (WAFB) – Officials in Ascension Parish said drivers will face a lane closure along Airline Highway on Tuesday, Dec. 27, and on Wednesday, Dec. 28. Officials said the northbound lane closure will take place along Airline Highway at Germany Road. The closure is expected to be in effect between 8 a.m. … Read more