+35.91314, -80.61003
35°54'47" N, 80°36'36" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I40 over BEAR CREEK
Structure number:000000000590120
Location:0.5 MI. E. JCT. US64
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Rural) [01]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1968
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:32,000 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:23% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:77.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
November 2018Fair6 out of 103200077.5
November 2016Fair6 out of 103200077.5
November 2014Fair6 out of 103200077.5
November 2012Fair5 out of 103000065.9
November 2010Fair6 out of 102800078.2
November 2008Fair6 out of 103100077.7
December 2006Fair6 out of 102900078.1
December 2004Fair6 out of 102700078.4
December 2002Fair6 out of 102800078.2
January 2001Fair6 out of 102600078.6
March 1999Fair6 out of 102600078.6
January 1991Fair5 out of 102550066.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.9484532991942