Video: Utahns take a ride on street turned slip and slide

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SALT LAKE CITY -- A crowd of Utahns indulged in a unique activity designed to beat the heat Saturday, and the fun featured a slip and slide that stretched for about 1,000 feet along a downtown street.

Check out the video above for footage of the event, and click here for more details about the work it took to bring the slide to town.