VIDEO: Galloping Gertie's collapse is an enduring Tacoma narrative

Seventy five years after the first Tacoma Narrows Bridge succumbed to 40-mile-an-hour winds, her legacy is cemented in local lore as the tall, slender, elegant bridge that crumpled into the Puget Sound in 1940. Video by David Montesino
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Seventy five years after the first Tacoma Narrows Bridge succumbed to 40-mile-an-hour winds, her legacy is cemented in local lore as the tall, slender, elegant bridge that crumpled into the Puget Sound in 1940. Video by David Montesino

The man blamed for the fall of Tacoma’s Galloping Gertie

October 31, 2015 08:00 AM