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This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges. Follow the Inventory link for more information about the inventory.
(footbridge)
Merrillville, Indiana, USA (Hidden Lake Park)
Bridgemeister ID:2546
Coordinates:N 41.50220 W 87.32817
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Footbridge
Status:Collapsed, July 4, 2009
Main cables:Wire
Notes
  • Collapsed July 4, 2009 under weight of crowd attending an Independence Day celebration. Main span is said to have been about 90 feet.

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