HOUSTON -– An accident involving a big rig and another vehicle partially blocked the North Sam Houston Tollway eastbound early Thursday.
According to Houston TranStar, the accident was reported shortly after 2:30 a.m. at Interstate 45.
The crash blocked one mainlane and the ramps to I-45. Crews worked to secure the truck's load of ceramic tiles to keep them from falling onto a roadway below.
There was no early word on a cause for the incident, nor was it known if there were any injuries.
It was cleared out of the way shortly after 5 a.m.
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