US 159 S over KIMSEY CR


+40.07975, -95.17296
40°04'47" N, 95°10'23" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 159 S over KIMSEY CR
Structure number:7201
Old structure number:N 722 1 (from 1992 edition)
Location:S 22 T 61 N R 38 W
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:37.1 ft. [11.3 m]
Total length:92.9 ft. [28.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.3 ft. [7.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1960
Year reconstructed:2002
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans 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: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:125 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:18% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 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:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:89.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2017FairGoodGoodSatisfactory12589.0
November 2015FairGoodGoodSatisfactory12889.0
November 2013FairGoodGoodSatisfactory12889.0
November 2011GoodVery GoodGoodGood26684.4
November 2009GoodVery GoodGoodGood29284.4
December 2008GoodVery GoodGoodGood12289.0
January 2007GoodVery GoodGoodGood12489.0
October 2004GoodVery GoodGoodGood40684.4
December 2002GoodVery GoodGoodGood41481.4
October 2001PoorSeriousGoodGood128461.3
November 1999PoorSeriousGoodGood39551.5
November 1998PoorSeriousGoodGood39551.5
November 1997PoorSeriousGoodGood39551.5
December 1996PoorPoorGoodGood36553.7
January 1996PoorPoorGoodGood36553.7
December 1994PoorPoorGoodGood34953.7
October 1993PoorPoorGoodGood34353.8
October 1992FairFairGoodGood34355.8
January 1992FairFairGoodGood32355.9