ABILENE, Texas -

A jackknifed 18-wheeler diverted traffic for several hours Tuesday night on Highway 277 near FM 89 south of Abilene.

The accident happened about 5:45 p.m.

Officers at the scene said the driver of the truck was headed north on 277 when he lost control on the wet road and crashed.  A second 18-wheeler couldn't stop in time and then hit that truck.

The first truck ended up blocking both lanes of Highway 277 for several hours.  

No one was injured.