Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

I-35W Bridge Collapse

Mississippi River Crossing in downtown Minneapolis

I-35W Bridge in Minneapolis

About the bridge

Collapse

On Aug. 1, 2007 the I-35W Bridge over the Mississippi River in Minneapolis collapsed. The new bridge opened at 5 a.m. on Sept. 18, 2008.
Verticle image

On Aug. 1, 2007 the I-35W Bridge (Bridge 9340) over the Mississippi River in Minneapolis collapsed. Request in depth information about Bridge 9340 and the collapse.

NTSB report

New bridge

Learn more about the new I-35W bridge features and awards.

Contacts

Questions

Kevin Gutknecht
651-366-4266
kevin.gutknecht@state.mn.us

Data requests

Peter Zuniga
651-366-4837
peter.zuniga@state.mn.us