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Tenth Street Bridge

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Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Embarras River on 10th Street (FAU 8455) in Lawrenceville
Location
Lawrenceville, Lawrence County, Illinois
Status
Collapsed after an accident involving an alleged drunk driver
History
Built 1885 by the Massillon Bridge Co.; collapsed March 27, 2005
Builder
- Massillon Bridge Co. of Massillon, Ohio
Design
Pin-connected, 10-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 168.2 ft.
Total length: 169.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 18.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.73308, -87.68092   (decimal degrees)
38°43'59" N, 87°40'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/440816/4287376 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lawrenceville
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
100
Inventory numbers
IL 051-3025 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15439 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2016)
Sufficiency rating: 17 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 30, 2018: New Street View added by Melissa Brand-Welch

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Tenth Street Bridge
Posted October 22, 2015, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)
Tenth Street Bridge
Posted October 8, 2007, by Robert Stephenson (rstephenson [at] mchsi [dot] com)

Pictures taken 7-08-07

lost in 2005