+37.16278, -88.26972
37°09'46" N, 88°16'11" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-70 over SUGAR CREEK
Structure number:070B00079N
Old structure number:070*0070*B0079 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.89 MI. E. JCT KY 2232
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:67.9 ft. [20.7 m]
Total length:147.0 ft. [44.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:33.5 ft. [10.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:36.7 ft. [11.2 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1998
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Box Beam or girders - Single or Spread [06]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:166 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:99.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2018GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good16699.8
February 2016GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good15099.8
February 2014GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good17499.8
February 2012GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good20699.8
February 2010GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good22099.7
February 2008GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good25999.7
March 2006GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good23099.7
March 2004GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good33899.6
March 2000GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good33899.6
February 1999GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good33899.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.588588000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.5,4015,401000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.7373000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.8282000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.7676000
Compression Jointlinear ft.76016060
Elastomeric Bearingeach88000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.294029400