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Bayou La Batre bridge closure, voluntary evacuation order

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UPDATE: Bayou La Batre city officials say the Bayou La Batre bridge is closed to boat traffic only until further notice.


ORIGINAL STORY:

Bayou La Batre Mayor Terry Downey tells NBC 15 News he is issuing a voluntary evacuation ahead of Hurricane Nate.


He is encouraging those who live in low-lying areas, flood prone areas, and mobile homes to make plans now and use one of the four shelters open in Mobile, if needed.

The shelters are:

Collins-Rhodes Elementary School

5110 St. Stephens Rd.

Eight Mile

Theodore High School

6201 Swedletown Rd

Theodore

North Mobile Middle School

1950 Salco Rd.

Axis

The special medical needs shelter is:

Burns Middle School

6175 Girby Rd.

Mobile

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