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Truman Road Overpass

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Abandoned concrete bridge over Truman Road carrying an onramp to Eastbound I-70
Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri
Closed to all traffic
Built ca. 1959 as an onramp from Benton Blvd. to Eastbound I-70
Concrete continuous box beam
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.09448, -94.54367   (decimal degrees)
39°05'40" N, 94°32'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/366505/4328395 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kansas City
Land survey
T. 49 N., R. 33 W., Sec. 3
Inventory numbers
MoDOT A-295 (Missouri Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 44409 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 6, 2012: New Street View added by Clark Vance
  • March 12, 2010: Added by James Baughn


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Truman Road Abandoned Overpass
Posted December 6, 2012, by Kelly McClanahan (KMCCLA [at] aol [dot] com)

My father worked for MoDot for 40 years. He has said that they (MoDot, or least the local District Office) have wanted to tear it down for years, but the Bridge Department (also MoDot) will not let them. Part of the reason it never was used because it was going to be a left hand entrance onto the highway.