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  • 16th Street Bridge reopens after repairs

    WASHINGTON — An improved 16th Street Bridge is open at Military Road in Northwest D.C. ahead of schedule. The old bridge was reaching the end of its useful life and repairs were necessary. “This bridge…

  • Bridge collapses onto Metro, MARC train tracks in Prince George’s Co.

    A pedestrian bridge fell onto the Metro and MARC train tracks in Prince George’s County, Maryland, Wednesday afternoon.

  • Maryland inspects bridges after cement chunk falls from Beltway span

    TAKOMA PARK, Md. — Inspections are underway at 27 state-run Maryland bridges after a piece of concrete from a Capital Beltway bridge fell onto a car driving below it on Suitland Road. Acting Transportation Secretary Pete Rahn ordered inspections…

  • Damaged Delaware bridge on I-495 partially reopens

    DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware transportation officials have partially reopened a bridge on a key East Coast interstate that was closed in early June because several supporting columns were tilting. Officials said southbound lanes of…

  • Storm damage closes western Md. Potomac bridge

    OLDTOWN, Md. (AP) — Allegany County authorities say damage from a recent storm has closed a private toll bridge over the Potomac River between the western Maryland community of Oldtown and Green Spring, W.Va. The…

  • Westbound bridge on I-70 closed; repairs under way

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Highway officials say the westbound bridge on Interstate 70 over the Patapsco River has been closed for emergency repairs after a crack was found in a beam under the structure. The State…