Monday, October 26, 2009

Alaskan Way Viaduct Collapse Simulation

A potential collapse of the Viaduct and Seawall is depicted in the below WSDOT video. Originally, WSDOT deemed this simulation 'unnecessarily frightening' and opted to withhold it from public release. A public disclosure request made last month has brought the video onto WSDOT's YouTube channel, and other media sources.