West Virginia 67 over Buffalo Creek


+40.23950, -80.59822
40°14'22" N, 80°35'54" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:West Virginia 67 over Buffalo Creek
Structure number:00000000005A045
Location:0.01 mi. East jct CR 67/2
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:71.9 ft. [21.9 m]
Total length:183.1 ft. [55.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.6 ft. [8.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.5 ft. [9.3 m]
Skew angle:
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: October 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,416 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:84.2
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$149,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2018FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory141684.2
October 2016FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory220081.0
October 2014FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory220081.0
November 2010GoodGoodVery GoodGood160083.9
September 2008GoodGoodVery GoodGood150084.0
October 2006GoodGoodVery GoodGood150084.0
May 2003GoodGoodVery GoodGood180083.6
October 2002GoodGoodVery GoodGood180083.6
October 2000FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood180085.6
October 1998FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood230082.9
September 1997GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good340073.7
October 1996GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good340073.7
October 1994GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good340073.7
July 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good200082.7
October 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good200082.7
October 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good200082.7