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Georgia bridges and road not as bad as you might think

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

The federal government said Georgia's roads and bridges may be in better shape than you think.
     The Federal Highway Administration said 17.6% of Georgia's more than 14,000 bridges are structurally deficient or functionally obsolete.
     That's not great, but it is the 11th best rate in the country.
     Our roads rank higher.
     Nineteen percent are in poor or mediocre condition.
     Only Indiana has a better rate.

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