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Funny or Nah? Pranksters Stop I-45 Traffic to Play Basketball

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HOUSTON — Whoever said basketball wasn’t a dangerous sport, definitely didn’t know some pranksters in Houston. They thought it would be a great idea to stop traffic on a service road of I-45 and “ball” around a bit.

It’s all because of a bet, according to KIAH, and it was captured on video.

But now, obstructing a highway charges have been filed against the two pranksters — 18-year-old Roland Zepeda and 25-year-old Edward Gonzalez.


Think it went too far? Funny.. or nah?

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