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Lime spill closes rest area along I-80 in Summit County

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Posted at 12:07 PM, Jun 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-20 19:14:18-04

SUMMIT COUNTY, Utah -- A rest area off I-80 is closed as fire crews responded to a lime spill Thursday afternoon.

Summit County tweeted that the westbound overlook will be closed indefinitely.

Crews responded to the area near Coalville around 10 a.m.

At 1 p.m. the site was secured and it was determined there was no threat to Echo Reservoir or traffic on I-80.

Investigators are still trying to determine how the lime was spilled and looking for responsible party.