Road closures in Bossier City

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This evening’s heavy rainfall has resulted in many streets in Bossier City to flood. Bossier City Police have place barricades at multiple locations throughout the city where streets have high water.

Among the effected roadways at this time: Benton Road at E. Texas St., Benton Road at Shed Road. 2000 block of Old Minden Road, Shed Road at James Street, 1900 block of Old Minden Rd., Benton Road at Clovis Street, Melrose Avenue at Deas Street, Airline Drive at Oliver Street, Plantation Drive at Airline Drive and Airline Drive at Barksdale Boulevard.

The Bossier City Police Department is advising motorists to stay off the roads this evening. Bossier City Police have assisted multiple┬ámotorists tonight in their vehicles that stalled out after they attempted to drive through high water. No injuries have been reported as a result of this evening’s heavy rainfall.