Bridge Open to Traffic on Second Street
The bridge on Route 3033 (Second Street) over Sandy Lick Creek in Brookville
Borough reopened to traffic yesterday. The bridge was closed Sunday evening due to an 18 inch hole in the deck
caused by a piece of concrete becoming dislodged between the beams.
bridge was built in 1965 and has a concrete deck over concrete box beams. The deck is covered with asphalt.
has assessed the damage to the bridge and is performing temporary repairs to
the bridge deck. Jefferson County
Maintenance crews are attaching a steel plate to the deck and will apply
asphalt over the plate to permit the bridge to reopen to traffic.
permanent repair is being planned to include cutting out a piece of the deck
and installing new concrete and repaving over it.