Narrow bridges

Reckless truck drivers and narrow bridges claiming innocent lives

Accident scene, Kamukuywa Bridge, Bungoma County. August 25, 2021. [Benjamin Sakwa, Standard] The Lunyerere, Kaburengu, Kipkaren and Kamukuywa bridges in western Kenya bear the unenviable label of lethal crossings. Some of the western region’s most gruesome traffic accidents have been on bridges. For a long time, residents blamed the narrow roads for the series of […]

Narrow bridges

FRA ensures access to buses once culverts and narrow bridges have been repaired

Bus services will access the Namuavoivoi-Wainunu road as soon as culverts and narrow bridges are repaired, Fiji Road Authority chief executive John Hutchinson said. Mr. Hutchinson confirmed One of two crossings along the Namuavoivoi-Wainunu road in Bua. Photo: Josaïa Ralago Bus services will access the Namuavoivoi-Wainunu road as soon as culverts and narrow bridges are […]

Narrow bridges

Madison County studies costs to widen four narrow bridges on Old US 431 south of Hampton Cove

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama – The Madison County Commission commissioned a road study of four bridges over the Flint River as a preliminary step before seeking funding for state highways that would pay 80% of the cost of widening the narrow bridges. Madison County commissioned a nearly $ 20,000 study to determine the extent of work needed […]