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60 Wis. bridges on structural danger list

The Washington Monument stands behind the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge which spans the Anacostia River in Washington on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013. An Associated Press analysis of federal data found 7,795 bridges around the country, including this one, in significant disrepair and at risk of collapse should a single, vital component fail - a combination of red flags that experts say is particularly problematic. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

An Associated Press analysis of 607,380 bridges in the most recent federal National Bridge Inventory showed that 65,605 were classified as "structurally deficient" and 20,808 as "fracture critical." Of those, 7,795 were both - a combination of red flags that experts say indicate significant disrepair and similar risk of collapse.

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