Coast Guard urges caution by boaters transiting under the closed Kalan Railroad Bridge

Coast Guard urges caution by boaters transiting under the closed Kalan Railroad Bridge
Pictured is the Kalan Railroad Bridge, which remained in the down position after suffering equipment failure, July 19, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo. KENNEWICK — The Coast Guard urges boaters to remain cautious when transiting under the Kalan Railroad Bridge, which has remained in the down position after suffering equipment failure Wednesday. The Union Pacific Railroad (UPPR) Company reported...

Coast Guard monitors Kalan Railroad Bridge repairs

Coast Guard monitors Kalan Railroad Bridge repairs
SEATTLE — The Coast Guard 13th District Waterways Management Branch is monitoring the Union Pacific Railroad (UPPR) Company as they work to repair the Kalan Railroad Bridge after it suffered significant equipment failure Wednesday. The bridge was reported to the Coast Guard Wednesday afternoon and is now creating a maritime impact to several commercial vessels on the river. After the bridge became...