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Witherspoon film to close highway

Published:   |   Updated: July 11, 2014 at 07:49 PM

RACELAND, La. (AP) Motorists in Lafourche Parish will have to take a detour Friday evening and early Saturday as a film crew makes use of a portion of Louisiana Highway 182.

The Daily Comet reports (http://bit.ly/1q48PIY ) scenes will be shot along the highway in Raceland for the movie "Don't Mess With Texas."

The film stars actress Reese Witherspoon.

The highway is expected to close Friday at 5 p.m. and remain closed until about 6 a.m. on Saturday.

Parish officials say alternate routes include U.S. Highway 90, Louisiana Highway 1 and Louisiana Highway 308.


Information from: Daily Comet, http://www.dailycomet.com