PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN,WKRG) —
UPDATE: What was originally reported was a truck overturned on Hwy 101 in Lincoln County, Oregon, damaging a car and spilling a truckload of eels all over the road. Depoe Bay Fire District has updated that information saying they were actually hagfish.
The highway is covered with the eels and their slime. Fortunately, there were no injuries.
Highway 101 at milepost 131 is closed, the Oregon State Police said.
Oregon Eel Spill