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THE WOODLANDS, Texas A truck lost a load of logs on FM 242 in The Woodlands on Thursday, causing a major traffic jam in the area.

Authorities said an 18-wheeler was turning onto FM 242 from Interstate 45 around 8:30 a.m. when it lost a load of tree logs. It wasn t clear what led to the accident.

The eastbound lanes of Highway 242 were completely shut down as crews removed the logs from the road.

No injuries were reported.

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