Work stops on the County 52 bridge west of Beaver Creek Thursday morning, June 11, as a Burlington Northern Sante Fe train passes under the concrete bridge’s newly installed beams.

Bridge beams lifted into place over railroad tracks

Eight concrete beams were lifted into place Thursday, June 11, for the new County 52 bridge over the railroad tracks west of Beaver Creek.

A crane operator from the Barnhart crane division and crews from Prahm Construction of Slayton worked between train passings to set the beams into place in one day.


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