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Overturned truck spills fluid, closes South Salt Lake road

Posted at 2:13 PM, May 31, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-31 18:47:29-04

SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah — An overturned semi-truck spilled a fluid all over a South Salt Lake road Wednesday, causing afternoon traffic closures.

Video of the accident (seen below) from Mike Garback shows the truck coming down the northbound ramp and sliding across lanes of traffic before overturning.

Raw video shows semi truck overturn and spill fluid in South Salt Lake

The truck could be seen on its side under the Interstate 15 overpass at 3300 South, with a red fluid flowing across the eastbound lanes.

Utah Highway Patrol officials said the fluid was non-hazardous and there were no injuries.

South Salt Lake fluid spill
Non-hazardous fluid spills from overturned semi truck underneath I-15 overpass at 3300 South in South Salt Lake

All eastbound lanes on 3300 South were closed to traffic. I-15 northbound to westbound ramps and the southbound to eastbound ramps were also closed.