+39.65811, -79.45390
39°39'29" N, 79°27'14" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:IS 68 over BUFFALO RUN
Structure number:100000110045020
Location:1.27 MILES E OF W VA
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Rural) [01]
Length of largest span:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Total length:43.6 ft. [13.3 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1975
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:14,341 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Structural 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:None present but re-evaluation suggested [5]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:72.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
August 2017Fair6 out of 101434172.4
August 2015Fair6 out of 101434172.4
August 2013Fair6 out of 101434172.4
August 2011Fair6 out of 101571071.4
August 2009Fair6 out of 101170074.3
August 2007Fair6 out of 101282573.5
August 2005Fair6 out of 101282573.5
August 2003Fair6 out of 101282573.5
August 2001Fair6 out of 10985075.7
August 1999Fair6 out of 10985075.7
August 1997Fair6 out of 10985075.7
August 1995Good7 out of 10700077.9
August 1993Good7 out of 10700077.9
August 1991Good7 out of 10700077.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.51845235310