Oil spill blocks traffic on Main St. in SLC

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

SLC oil spill, Sept. 7, 2017

SALT LAKE CITY β€” About two barrels of oil spilled on Main St. in Salt Lake City Thursday morning, forcing officials to close part of the street.

The oil spilled around 11:30 at 500 S Main, and a tweet from the Salt Lake City Fire Department said Main St. is closed between 500 S and 600 S.

There were no evacuations or injuries in the incident, and UTA trains are still passing through the area.