West Virginia 67 over Buffalo Creek


+40.25172, -80.59989
40°15'06" N, 80°35'60" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:West Virginia 67 over Buffalo Creek
Structure number:00000000005A044
Location:0.09 mi. East jct CR 27/3
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:84.0 ft. [25.6 m]
Total length:226.1 ft. [68.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.6 ft. [8.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.5 ft. [9.3 m]
Skew angle:34°
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: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,387 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:71.1
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$184,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018FairFairFairGood238771.1
September 2016FairSatisfactoryGoodGood232483.7
September 2014FairSatisfactoryGoodGood270083.3
September 2012GoodGoodGoodGood270083.3
October 2010GoodGoodGoodGood160086.4
December 2008GoodGoodGoodGood150086.5
March 2008GoodGoodGoodGood150086.5
October 2006GoodGoodGoodGood150086.5
October 2004GoodGoodGoodGood180086.2
May 2003GoodGoodGoodGood180086.2
October 2002GoodGoodGoodGood340077.3
October 2000FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood340077.3
October 1998FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood340077.3
October 1996FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good340077.3
October 1994FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good340077.4
October 1992FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good320077.6
October 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good320068.3