Press Release -- August 23, 2011
DelDOT Inspecting Infrastructure After Earthquake

Dover -- Initial reports received from the four districts serving the Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) following today's earthquake are that no damage was suffered among the department's various infrastructure of roadways and bridges.

DelDOT has a list for bridge inspections, and visual inspections are underway. The Indian River Inlet Bridge under construction was inspected and no damage was found. The adjacent existing span over the Indian River Inlet is being surveyed, but there is no apparent damage reported at this time. There are no reports of damage to roadways and no closures caused by the earthquake that was felt along major portions of the east coast.