Ask 17 News: University Park bridge

Julia says she's concerned about a hazardous bridge on the playground at University Park in northeast Bakersfield.
BAKERSFIELD, CA -- A local mom named Julia says, she's concerned about a hazardous bridge on the playground at University Park in northeast Bakersfield.

She says the spaces between each step are wide enough for small children get their feet stuck -- and she's seen this happen.  Ken Trone, of the parks and recreation department, tells us they're aware of the problem, and plan to rebuild the bridge.

New parts were ordered a month ago and were delayed -- but should be here any day;then the bridge will be replaced.

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