+43.91845, -100.46362
43°55'06" N, 100°27'49" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SD248 over MEDICINE CK
Structure number:000000038302173
Location:4.9 W LYMAN CO LINE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:50.9 ft. [15.5 m]
Total length:158.1 ft. [48.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1942
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Low slump Concrete [4]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:148 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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 assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:56.4
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$755,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2018PoorFairPoorFair14856.4
December 2016PoorFairPoorSatisfactory16556.4
December 2014PoorFairPoorSatisfactory16556.4
November 2012PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood13258.8
February 2011PoorFairPoorGood16056.4
November 2008PoorFairPoorGood16456.4
January 2007PoorFairPoorGood20656.4
December 2004PoorFairPoorGood20456.4
January 2003FairSatisfactoryFairGood19073.2
November 2000PoorSeriousSatisfactoryGood18578.2
October 1998PoorSeriousSatisfactoryGood15678.2
October 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory14083.2
November 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory13573.1
December 1992FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory13668.1
March 1991FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory17168.1