+43.91795, -100.44383
43°55'05" N, 100°26'38" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SD248 over MEDICINE CK
Structure number:000000038312173
Location:3.9 W LYMAN CO LINE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:44.9 ft. [13.7 m]
Total length:140.1 ft. [42.7 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:Satisfactory [6 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:60.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$584,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2018PoorFairPoorSatisfactory14860.9
December 2016PoorFairPoorGood16560.9
November 2014PoorFairPoorGood16560.9
November 2012PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood13263.2
November 2010PoorPoorPoorGood16061.5
October 2008PoorPoorPoorGood16461.5
January 2007PoorPoorPoorGood20661.5
January 2005PoorPoorFairGood20477.5
January 2003FairSatisfactoryFairGood19080.5
November 2000PoorSeriousFairGood18575.5
October 1998PoorPoorFairGood15677.5
October 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory14091.5
November 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory13584.4
December 1992FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory13679.4
March 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory17182.0