Kentucky bridge destroyed by ship

Associated Press
Kentucky Transportation Cabinet crew member Joey Terrell directs loader operator Johnny Meredith to lift a concrete blockade to be placed on the US68/KY80 Eggner's Ferry Bridge on Kentucky Lake near Golden Pond, Ky., Friday, Jan. 27, 2012. The Delta Mariner struck the bride Thursday night causing a portion of the bridge to collapse onto the ship's bow. The road that connects Land Between the Lakes and Aurora has been closed. (AP Photo/Stephen Lance Dennee)

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State officials are inspecting what's left of Eggner Ferry Bridge, a southwestern Kentucky bridge, that collapsed after a cargo ship carrying aviation parts struck it on Jan. 26. (AP)

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