Part of Natchez Trace Parkway closed due to hazardous road conditions

By Natchez Trace Parkway

As a result of the adverse, winter weather conditions, the Natchez Trace Parkway has issued a travelers advisory for sections of Parkway in Tennessee and Colbert & Lauderdale Counties in Alabama.

The Natchez Trace Parkway is closed from milepost 429 to the northern terminus at 442.5. This will affect the on-ramps at Tennessee Highways 100, 96, and 46 (Pinewood Road). The Tennessee Bridge (milepost 328) in Alabama is icy and considered hazardous.

Travelers are strongly advised to not use the Parkway in Tennessee and northern Alabama.

Forecasted conditions tonight are for lower temperatures, and increased chances of further formation of black ice on the Parkway.

For up-to-date Parkway road information call (662) 680-4027 or (662) 680-4000.

In the event of an emergency on the Natchez Trace Parkway, call Park Dispatch at (800) 300-PARK (7275) or 911.