Funk Road Bridge closed in Colebrookdale Township

The Funk Road bridge over a tributary to Ironstone Creek in Colebrookdale Township is closed until further notice.

According to PennDOT, a recent inspection of the structure showed significant deterioration and scour to the bridge support walls.

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Funk Road traffic is being detoured on PA 73 and Ironstone Drive. Expect delays and please use caution driving through the area.

The Funk Road bridge over a tributary to Ironstone Creek is a concrete encased steel I-beam structure built in 1934. It is 23 feet long and 14.2 feet wide. The average daily traffic on the bridge is 1,558 vehicles.

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