+34.26667, -118.44167
34°16'00" N, 118°26'30" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:W118-S5 CONNECTOR over ROUTES 5 & 118,LAUREL CY
Structure number:53 2327F
Purpose:Carries highway overpass (third level) over highway and waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:178.2 ft. [54.3 m]
Total length:1672.0 ft. [509.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.4 ft. [11.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.1 ft. [5.2 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1976
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:10,500 [as of 1998]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:88.4 tons [80.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:96.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
June 201496.0Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood10500
June 201296.0Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodGood10500
December 201096.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood10500
June 200896.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood10500
August 200696.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood10500
January 200596.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood10500
January 200396.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood10500
March 200196.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood10500
20000.0Not applicable---244000
January 199996.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood10500
February 199797.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood10500
February 199596.2Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good10500
January 199396.2Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good10500
June 199196.2Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good10500