Bridge Failure Database
Wood trestle bridge near McBride, British Columbia
||The bridge collapsed under a CN Rail freight train. Inspectors discovered severe rotting in the wood bridge in 1999, but problems with the railway's inspection and maintenance program "allowed the unsafe condition to exist".|
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