Yakima River Bridge
location of the 3 bridges
BH Photo #389886
This is the third bridge to exit Selah from the south to Yakima (aka N. Yakima in the early 1900s). The first bridge was built in 1905 and destroyed in the flood of 1906. The second bridge was constructed in 1907 and abandoned after the completion of the third in 1947. The third bridge was modified to 4 lanes in 1999 to accommodate the I 82 freeway.
- Stringer bridge over Yakima River on Sr 823
- Yakima County, Washington
- Open to traffic
- First bridge (now Northbound) was built in 1947 A second bridge was built in 1999 now southbound
Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 335.0 ft.
Deck width: 45.9 ft.
- Also called
- Third Selah Bridge
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +46.63597, -120.52483 (decimal degrees)
46°38'09" N, 120°31'29" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 10/689446/5167688 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
- Inventory number
- BH 77002 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- Inspection report (as of August 2015)
- Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 90.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com
- May 31, 2017: New photo from Dave Cox
- May 11, 2017: Added by Dave Cox