Ironworkers Robert Lipinski Jr., Mike Moreau and Mike Phillips were killed Feb. 16 when a 315-foot tall, 2-million-pound erection truss crane collapsed on the new I-280 bridge construction project in East Toledo, Ohio. The crane was one of two on the site. Sandy Smith. Five other workers were injured. Three are listed in fair condition at area. Apr 19, 2007 · A bridge worker fell to his death Thursday morning in north Toledo. Ron Rothenbuler, regional director for Carpenters' Union Local 1138, says 36-year-old Andrew W. Burris of Curtice, Ohio, was.... The Hale Boggs Bridge near New Orleans was a pioneer in the early 1980's. A few other smaller bridges were built in the late 1980's. The art of the cable stayed bridge took on momentum with the Clark super bridge in Alton, Illinois, in the early 1990's. Since then, one or two major cable stayed bridges are completed each year. Bridge collapse in Toledo 2805 views. 32 replies. Order Ascending; Order Descending; 1 2. JoeKoh. Member since April 2003; From: Defiance Ohio; 12,636 posts Bridge collapse in Toledo. Posted by JoeKoh on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 3:04 PM Toledo crews are on the scene of a bridge collapse on Maumee Avenue.It is over the busy NS "Chicago" line.The contractors were. Apr 08, 2019 · TOLEDO, Ohio — Officials believe long-term deterioration was the cause of last week’s bridge collapse that blocked Norfolk Southern’s main line through Toledo for more than six hours. The Toledo Blade reports six beams failed on the Maumee Avenue Bridge about 12:45 p.m. Wednesday, dropping concrete slabs onto the rail line below..