PBS NewsHour

Irma threatens integrity of deficient bridges

Clip: 09/10/2017 | 3m 55s | Video has closed captioning.

According to the Federal Highway Administration, 17 percent of the 12,000 bridges in Florida are rated “structurally deficient” or “functionally obsolete,” which is an even bigger cause for concern as Hurricane Irma approaches. Brett Murphy is reporting on the state’s vulnerable infrastructures for USA Today and joins Hari Sreenivasan via Skype from Naples.

Aired: 09/10/17

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Major corporate funding for the PBS NewsHour is provided by BNSF, Consumer Cellular, Leidos, Babbel, and Raymond James. Funding for the PBS NewsHour Weekend is provided by Mutual of America. …