LA0538 over CREEK


+32.65980, -93.95030
32°39'35" N, 93°57'01" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:LA0538 over CREEK
Structure number:040900780410431
Location:4.52 MI N OF LA 173
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:19.0 ft. [5.8 m]
Total length:76.1 ft. [23.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:35.1 ft. [10.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1999
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:660 [as of 2015]
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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:90.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2017GoodGoodGoodGood66090.1
January 2015GoodGoodGoodGood82087.4
January 2013GoodGoodGoodGood81087.4
January 2011GoodGoodGoodGood89086.7
January 2009GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good85087.1
January 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good85085.7
January 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good78086.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Timber Abutmentlinear ft.130130000
Steel Pileeach2525000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3753500250
Prestressed Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.180180000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.175175000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.152152000
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.2,6602,660000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.2,4322,30712500