County Route 32/3 over Buffalo Creek


+40.19385, -80.52564
40°11'38" N, 80°31'32" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:County Route 32/3 over Buffalo Creek
Structure number:00000000005A040
Location:0.04 mi. South jct WV 67
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:44.9 ft. [13.7 m]
Total length:105.0 ft. [32.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:13.5 ft. [4.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1913
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:157 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank and embankment protection is severely undermined. River control devices have severe damage. Large deposits of debris are in the channel. [4]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:21.3
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$295,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017Poor-SeriousSerious15721.3
January 2015Poor-SeriousSerious15021.3
January 2014Poor-SeriousSerious15021.3
October 2011Poor-SeriousSerious15021.3
January 2011Poor-SeriousSerious15021.3
May 2009Poor-SeriousSerious15021.3
January 2009Poor-SeriousSerious15021.3
May 2007Poor-SeriousSerious15021.3
January 2007Poor-SeriousSerious15021.3
June 2005Poor-SeriousSerious15021.3
January 2005Poor-SeriousSerious15021.3
January 2003Poor-SeriousSerious15021.3
May 2001Poor-SeriousSerious15021.3
January 2001Poor-SeriousSerious15021.3
January 1999Poor-SeriousSerious15021.3
January 1997Poor-SeriousSerious5024.8
February 1995Poor-SeriousSerious5024.8
February 1993Poor-SeriousSerious5032.5
February 1991Poor-SeriousSerious5032.5