+35.07639, -90.02694
35°04'35" N, 90°01'37" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:I-240 EB over TARENT BRANCH
Structure number:79I02400065
Location:0.29 MI. N OF I-55 JCT.
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1960
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:107,820 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Culvert condition:Moderate to major deterioration or disintegration, extensive cracking and leaching or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Minor settlement or misalignment. Noticeable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection in one section, significant corrosion or deep pitting. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:62.7
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$499,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
January 201762.7Fair5 out of 10-107820
February 201562.8Fair5 out of 10-106280
February 201363.1Fair5 out of 10-102120
March 201162.3Fair5 out of 10-98890
April 200962.5Fair5 out of 10-95930
July 200762.8Fair5 out of 10-92120
August 200574.9Good7 out of 10-89690
August 200374.9Good7 out of 10-90450
September 200174.7Fair6 out of 10-93540
February 200075.9Fair6 out of 10-72030
January 199862.8Fair5 out of 10-83210
September 199563.9Fair5 out of 10-84380
August 199364.1Fair5 out of 10-82080
November 199174.3Good7 out of 10-93700