U.S. 50 over US 42


+39.09750, -84.52000
39°05'51" N, 84°31'12" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:U.S. 50 over US 42
Structure number:3103293
Location:.01 MI E. OF IR75
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:182.1 ft. [55.5 m]
Total length:917.0 ft. [279.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:41.3 ft. [12.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:44.6 ft. [13.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.4 ft. [5.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2000
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:6
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:13,902 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:44.6 tons [40.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:94.6

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 201694.6GoodGoodVery GoodVery GoodFO13902
September 201590.2GoodGoodVery GoodVery GoodFO58500
October 201490.2GoodGoodVery GoodVery GoodFO58500
September 201390.2GoodGoodVery GoodVery GoodFO58500
October 201288.2GoodGoodVery GoodVery GoodFO58500
December 201188.2GoodGoodVery GoodGoodFO58500
December 201087.0FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery GoodFO71000
December 200987.0FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery GoodFO71000
December 200887.0FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good-71000
July 200787.0FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good-71000
November 200690.5FairSatisfactoryExcellentVery Good-71000
November 200588.3GoodGoodExcellentVery Good-69200
December 200488.3GoodGoodExcellentVery Good-69200
September 200391.8GoodVery GoodExcellentExcellent-1
December 200291.8GoodVery GoodExcellentExcellent-1
January 200291.8GoodVery GoodExcellentExcellent-1

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.4,4004,400000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.40,95736,5974,36000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach85300
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.2213900
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.90711900
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2242012300
Assembly with Sealeach82641800
Pot Bearingeach3332100
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,8341,05478000