The world’s most dangerous road bridge?

 

Some of you may remember last year’s post titled “The world’s most dangerous bridge?” It showed a foot bridge in Northern Pakistan that required nerves of steel if you were to cross it. Today, completely by chance, I came across an equally dramatic road bridge in Siberia which looks to be quite a novel experience, too!

Here’s the bridge…

Road bridge

…and here’s footage of a vehicle crossing the bridge…

…and, if you think that looked hairy, take a look at this motorcyclist who crosses the bridge in just 40 seconds!

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  1. Paul says:

    Are you kidding. Seen much worse. That bridge may look wonky, but it’s stout. Made of railroad ties – that can support a helluva load – probably close to 20 tons per axle.

  2. Paul Johnson says:

    Well… it doesn’t look so safe to me. Perhaps you could share with us some examples of poorer bridges being used by vehicles, Paul?

  3. Dean says:

    Just because it doesn’t look safe to you doesn’t mean its the worlds MOST dangerous bridge – there are plenty out there, just use the tinternet

  4. Paul Johnson says:

    Thanks for that, Dean. Did you miss the question mark in the title?

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