Tolls suspended on La. 1 in advance of Tropical Storm Karen

Tolls on La. 1 in Leeville will be suspended until further notice to facilitate the evacuation of Grand Isle and Port Fourchon in advance of Tropical Storm Karen, according to the Department of Transportation and Development.

Mandatory evacuation orders are in place for Grand Isle and southern Lafourche Parish as the tropical storm heads toward the Gulf Coast.

The transportation department will issue an advisory when the tolls are reinstated.