Redkey is located in northeastern Indiana in Richland Township, Jay County. It is a small community of about 1,500 residents.
Interesting Facts about Cry Baby Bridge:
Redkey locals claim that a school bus full of young girl scouts went over the bridge and died. There are a number of bridges in the United States with similar tales about a bus load of children perishing in a tragic accident. For example, the Cry Baby Bridge in Monmouth, Illinois, Matt’s Bridge in Viola, Iowa as well as a Cry Baby Bridge in Viola, Illinois are all said to be haunted due to a tragic bus accident.
Ghosts at Cry Baby Bridge:
Visitors to Cry Baby Bridge in Redkey report regular car problems when they stop on the bridge. Their car will not start if they stop it and sometimes they say that the disembodied cries of the girl scouts can be heard.
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Wikipedia (2012). Redkey, Indiana. Retrieved October 2, 2012 from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Redkey,_Indiana
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