The Sinister Story Behind This Popular Iowa Bridge Will Give You Chills
It happened more than 130 years ago, but people are still talking about it.
The Kate Shelley bridge made the list of Spookologist’s 5 Scariest Iowa Spots. They noted that although the original bridge is long gone, the nearly identical bridge that replaced it is home to phantom train sightings. Some people report that they’ve witnessed the ghost of Kate Shelley crawling across the tracks.
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Rachel lives in eastern Iowa. She was born in Wisconsin, but only lived there for a few weeks before her parents realized how much better Iowa was and moved. She believes in serial commas, kindness, and good food.