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Did you really want to drive on this bridge?

Post by David Seago on Oct. 31, 2007 at 5:53 pm with No Comments »
October 31, 2007 5:53 pm

Here’s a Halloween tour of the Murray Morgan Bridge. You’ll see why state engineers closed it to traffic last week – probably for good.



A lift span – we hope so, anyway.



Looks like the innards of a shark. It’s really the innards of a bridge column.




Rusted through. But it is holding up the bridge (for now).



Note the rusted out rivet head. There are a lot of them elsewhere.


All photos courtesy of the state Department of Transportation, which was supposed to maintain this bridge.

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