US 59 over Lagarto Creek


+28.08788, -98.33615
28°05'16" N, 98°20'10" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 59 over Lagarto Creek
Structure number:151620054205043
Location:1.35 Mi SW of FM 624
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:109.9 ft. [33.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:43.6 ft. [13.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:45.9 ft. [14.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1951
Year reconstructed:1989
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,280 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:33% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:78.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018GoodGoodGoodGood228078.1
July 2016GoodGoodGoodGood228077.7
January 2015GoodGoodGoodGood220079.0
January 2013GoodGoodGoodGood220079.0
January 2011GoodGoodGoodGood190092.8
March 2009GoodGoodGoodGood210092.2
February 2007GoodGoodGoodGood290088.1
January 2005GoodGoodGoodGood270088.4
February 2003GoodGoodGoodGood250089.0
February 2001GoodGoodGoodGood230089.5
December 1998GoodVery GoodGoodGood220089.8
June 1996GoodVery GoodGoodGood190090.6
April 1994GoodVery GoodExcellentGood180090.8
September 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good175090.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1212000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.92821000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.135126900
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.260260000
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.5,0605,060000