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The Pisgah Covered Bridge is one of only two original covered bridges left in North Carolina and is considered a historic site.
Tandra Wilkerson, WRAL contributor
Federal Highway Administrator Shailen Bhatt's role has a "Santa Claus" element right now.
Cullen Browder, WRAL anchor/reporter
A federal spending bill secures $3 million to build a pedestrian bridge across the train tracks running through downtown Rocky Mount.
The new federal spending bill secures $3 million to build a pedestrian bridge across the train tracks running through downtown Rocky Mount.
Kenan Willard, WRAL eastern North Carolina reporter
Lenoir County deputies responded to an 18-wheeler stuck on a guardrail along Highway 70 on Wednesday morning.
People traveling down NC-42 into Sanford are greeted by this unexpected, rustic sight. Complete with an old windmill, it runs parallel to a modern concrete bridge over the same rushing water.
Heather Leah, multiplatform producer
The North Carolina Department of Transportation is reporting more issues with a contractor it hired to replace several bridges across the state.
PITTSBURGH — In the City of Bridges, it was not a standout. The bridge, four lanes of Forbes Avenue raised on a steel frame over a picturesque wooded ravine, carried traffic to and from the neighborhoods on the city’s East End. It was around 50 years old and, according to inspectors, in poor condition, but even by those measures was not particularly exceptional in Pittsburgh.
Campbell Robertson and Sophie Kasakove, New York Times
President Biden pointed to a bridge collapse in Pittsburgh as the danger inherent in letting infrastructure fall into disrepair.
The two-lane bridge collapsed just hours before President Joe Biden is set to visit the city to talk about his infrastructure bill. The nation's infrastructure is under a spotlight with disrupted supply chains leading to rising prices and a bridge collapse in the city the president is set to visit.
Part of Interstate 240 is shut down in Asheville due to a crash that damaged a bridge above the interstate, according to the Asheville Fire Department.
Sloane Heffernan and her children took the leap off of the "Jaws" bridge at Martha's Vineyard.
A tractor trailer was stuck under a bridge in downtown Durham on Wednesday morning.
The man required assistance after jumping off the bridge and being stranded in the water.
Peruvians rebuilt an ancient Inca bridge by weaving a new one. The 500-year-old bridge was rebuilt using traditional weaving techniques. It's used to connect communities divided by a major river in southern Peru.
WECT reports a driver was killed after his car plunged off a Wilmington roadway and overturned down a steep embankment near the Isabel Holmes Bridge around 2:50 p.m. Monday afternoon.
North Carolina has its scenic treasures and Tar Heel Traveler Scott Mason visits one in Randolph County.
Changes are coming to a Johnston County road where two young children died after being swept away by floodwaters.
North Carolina Department of Transportation Officials will build a bridge on Galilee Road near Smithfield, where two children died after being swept away by floodwaters in August.
Presided over by President Chester Arthur, the dedication of the world's first steel suspension bridge was attended by thousands on May 24, 1883.
Elizabeth Gardner demonstrates how cold air above and below makes bridge surfaces freeze more quickly than surface roads.
It's a game of bridge that has been in the works for a century. Photojournalist Jamie Munden introduces us to the 100-year-old woman who is still playing cards.
WRAL's Brian Shrader has more on the road work that's being done to two bridges that cross Jordan Lake.