Armored military vehicle falls off trailer on North Loop

HOUSTON - A unique traffic alert caused a mess on the 610 North Loop Thursday afternoon.

Shortly before 3 p.m., a tractor trailer carrying a Bradley Fighting Vehicle on the North Loop west at Ella lost its load. The armored vehicle appeared to slide off the trailer.

Three center lanes were blocked and the North Loop was backed up to the North Freeway.

The scene was cleared a few hours later.

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