West Virginia 67 over Buffalo Creek


+40.25902, -80.60485
40°15'32" N, 80°36'17" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:West Virginia 67 over Buffalo Creek
Structure number:00000000005A042
Location:0.06 mi West jct CR67/5
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:76.1 ft. [23.2 m]
Total length:308.4 ft. [94.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.6 ft. [8.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.5 ft. [9.3 m]
Skew angle:60°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1978
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel continuous [4]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,200 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:61.3
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$250,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair320061.3
April 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair320061.3
April 2013FairGoodGoodSatisfactory320073.3
April 2011FairGoodGoodSatisfactory320073.3
June 2009FairGoodGoodSatisfactory320073.3
February 2008FairGoodGoodSatisfactory310073.4
April 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory360072.7
April 2003FairGoodGoodSatisfactory360072.7
April 2001FairGoodGoodSatisfactory340073.0
April 1999FairGoodGoodSatisfactory340073.0
May 1997FairGoodGoodSatisfactory340074.0
June 1995FairGoodGoodSatisfactory340074.0
June 1993GoodGoodVery GoodGood320074.3
April 1991GoodGoodVery GoodGood320074.3