WARREN, Pa. (Erie News Now) – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has posted a vehicle restriction on the Route 957 bridge over Brokenstraw Creek in Columbus, Warren County, it announced Monday.
The bridge is located between Erie St. and Weber St. in the village of Columbus. It is now limited to one truck at a time.
An inspection uncovered deterioration to the 96-foot bridge.
The restriction will reduce strain on the bridge until repairs can be made or it can be replaced.
The bridge was built in 1955 and is classified as being in poor condition.
Approximately 1,800 vehicles use the bridge daily.