KY-3253 over US 27


+36.72694, -84.46833
36°43'37" N, 84°28'06" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-3253 over US 27
Structure number:074B00033N
Location:0.1 MI E. OF JCT KY 1651
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:118.1 ft. [36.0 m]
Total length:121.1 ft. [36.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2004
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span 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: February 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:461 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:97.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2018FairGoodGoodSatisfactory46197.0
February 2016GoodGoodGoodGood49797.0
February 2014GoodGoodVery GoodGood49797.0
February 2012GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good60496.9
February 2010GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good63296.9
March 2008GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good54297.0
February 2006GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good124986.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.605605000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.4,8404,7608000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1941722200
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.242242000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.2422053700