LOS ANGELES (AP) — A section of a landmark Los Angeles bridge that’s being demolished will be saved from the scrapheap.
Officials say one of the steel arches from the Sixth Street Bridge east of downtown will be placed in 12 acres of greenspace being developed under the bridge.READ MORE: Irvine Family's Cat Dies In Cargo Area Of Plane During International Flight
Removal of the arch began Wednesday.READ MORE: Smith, Taylor homer in Dodgers’ 3-1 win over Phillies
The 3,500-foot bridge has played a supporting role in many Hollywood chase scenes but the concrete is decaying.
Crews began demolishing the 84-year-old structure in February. It’s being replaced with a new roadway that should open in 2019. The project is costing around $450 million.MORE NEWS: Southland Braces For Triple-Digit Temperatures, Wildfire Risk
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