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Watch A 1100-Foot Bridge In Portland Move In One Day

Adele Peters

The Sellwood Bridge in Portland is in such bad shape that it scored "2" on a 100-point federal safety scale. So it's being replaced with a new bridge. While that's under construction, rather than destroy the old bridge, officials decided to move it over to the side so it can still be used temporarily. This video shows the bridge slowly inching to its new location; the entire move happened in one day.

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