I-985 NB, SB AND S over SR 53


+34.22551, -83.86564
34°13'32" N, 83°51'56" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-985 NB, SB AND S over SR 53
Structure number:000000013950960
Location:IN OAK WOOD
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:84.0 ft. [25.6 m]
Total length:248.0 ft. [75.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:165.0 ft. [50.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:172.9 ft. [52.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2009
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:50,610 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:98.0
Estimated cost of work:$2,643,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2017GoodGoodGoodGood5061098.0
May 2015GoodGoodGoodGood5061098.0
May 2013GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good5061098.0
May 2011GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good4980098.0
April 2010GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good4980098.0
June 2009GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good4980092.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.5,2085,207100
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.42,90442,904000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach3030000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.346346000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.492492000
Compression Jointlinear ft.3282973100
Elastomeric Bearingeach168168000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.496496000