DEPOE BAY, Ore. – A truck full of eels overturned on Highway 101 Thursday afternoon, covering cars and the roadway with the slippery, slimy creatures.

The highway was closed at milepost 131, south of Depoe Bay.

The eels were going to be shipped to Korea, police said.

It's unclear if anyone was injured in the crash.

Photos: Truck full of eels overturns

This developing story will be updated.