I-240 over BRANCH


+35.14444, -89.87392
35°08'40" N, 89°52'26" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-240 over BRANCH
Structure number:79I02400137
Location:1.0 MI. N OF SR-23 JCT.
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:11.2 ft. [3.4 m]
Total length:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1968
Year reconstructed:2016
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:158,810 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
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:72.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$670,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
December 2018Fair6 out of 1015881072.0
January 2017Fair6 out of 1013389073.4
February 2015Fair6 out of 1013524074.3
February 2013Fair6 out of 1014651073.7
March 2011Fair5 out of 1015374060.6
May 2009Fair5 out of 1016332060.0
July 2007Fair5 out of 1015753061.4
August 2005Fair5 out of 1015378061.6
August 2003Fair5 out of 1014939061.9
September 2001Fair6 out of 1015371071.3
February 2000Fair6 out of 1013920072.1
February 1998Good7 out of 1012770070.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.585585000