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Deputies move more than 100 cattle off road in Waller County

Waller County Sheriff's Office

Waller County officials have closed down Highway 290 at the Brazos River bridge after more than 100 cattle got loose.

The Waller County Sheriff's Office posted a message about it on its Facebook page:

"Attention all citizens, wanted to let you know that we are currently closing Highway 290 at the Brazos River bridge due to 100+ head of cattle getting out on the road. Deputies are in the process of moving the cattle off of the roadway."

It is unclear how the cattle got out or where they came from.

Waller County Sheriff's Office
Waller County Sheriff's Office