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Bridge Failure Database

Laurel Mall Pedestrian Bridge between the parking and shopping areas

Year 2005
Type Foot
Country United States (108)
Cause Deterioration
Details The bridge was attached by large metal bolts and brackets, which had corroded.
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Collapse complete
Phase in service
Period 1991-2009
Continent North America
Reference http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2005/07/01/AR2005070102089.html

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