HWY 101 mp 131 just got slimed. Fortunately no injuries. pic.twitter.com/jyBoZovzaz— Depoe Bay Fire Dist. (@DepoeBayFire) July 13, 2017
Oregon State Police reported on its Twitter feed today that a truck carrying "slime eels" — otherwise known as hagfish, overturned today on Highway 101, closing the highway near milepost 131, and spilling the creatures—and their slime—all over a vehicle.
Check out the video, shared by Depoe Bay Fire/OSP:
Thanks @OregonDOT pic.twitter.com/SmwHtWLeQ3— Depoe Bay Fire Dist. (@DepoeBayFire) July 13, 2017