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Bridge Failure Database

McCormick County bridge east of Mount Carmel (Little River), South Carolina

Year 2004
Type Road
Country United States (108)
Cause Natural hazard (Debris in water)
Details Debris from the remnants of Hurricane Jeanne stacked against the bridge's support piles in the 6 m-deep water and led to its collapse
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Collapse complete
Phase in service
Period 1991-2009
Continent North America
Reference http://www.wistv.com/Global/story.asp?S=2362782&nav=0RaPRQez

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