Spools cause major backup on Katy Freeway at Houston Avenue after truck loses load

Crews are working to remove the spools from the roadway

HOUSTON – Two spools caused a major headache for drivers during rush hour on the Katy Freeway after a truck lost its load when it struck a bridge, according to the Houston Police Department.

The incident was reported on I-10 at Houston Avenue, which is the second time a truck has struck the bridge.

HPD released photos of the scene that shows several large spools on the ground. No injuries were reported in the incident.

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