+40.24311, -89.36119
40°14'35" N, 89°21'40" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:FAS 559A over SUGAR CREEK
Structure number:054304800000000
Old structure number:000054304813511 (from 1992 edition)
Location:4.4 Mi N I-55
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:74.2 ft. [22.6 m]
Total length:328.1 ft. [100.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1976
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:325 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:15% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Operating rating:59.5 tons [54.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:66.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
January 201666.0PoorPoorPoorFairSD325
March 201466.0PoorPoorPoorFairSD325
March 201269.0PoorSatisfactoryPoorGoodSD325
January 201296.0GoodGoodGoodGood-325
February 201096.0GoodGoodGoodGood-350
January 200696.0GoodGoodGoodGood-650
January 200496.0GoodGoodGoodGood-650
January 200296.0GoodGoodGoodGood-650
February 200096.0GoodGoodGoodGood-650
February 199896.0GoodGoodGoodGood-500
February 199695.8GoodGoodGoodGood-500
March 199490.7GoodGoodGoodGood-500
January 199390.7GoodGoodGoodGood-500
February 199190.7GoodGoodGoodGood-500