Lost load shuts down Highway 242 for several hours

January 19, 2012 10:07:52 AM PST
A lost load of logs shut down all eastbound lanes of Highway 242 for several hours, causing a major traffic jam in the area.

It happened just after 8am on Highway 242 along the North Freeway. The overturned 18-wheeler lost its load of tree logs. It's unclear what caused the accident at this point.

The eastbound lanes of Highway 242 were completely closed for several hours. Interstate 45 traffic was not affected by the accident.

There is no word of any injuries.