Truck carrying eels rolls over on Hwy 101, covering roadway with slime

LINCOLN COUNTY, Ore. - A large truck carrying eels flipped over on Highway 101 Thursday, forcing troopers to close the roadway.

Crews arrived to a river of slime and eels, both dead and alive, coating the roadway at milepost 131.

OSP tweeted photos of the incident around 1:30 p.m. showing a car that was involved in the crash covered in goo.



The eels were going to be transported to Korea for consumption, Oregon State Police said.



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