Propane Tanker Slips off Road

Propane Tanker Slips off Road


Save Story

Estimated read time: Less than a minute

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

(KSL News) -- A four-thousand gallon capacity propane tanker slipped off a road today south of the Salt Lake airport and got stuck in a snow drift.

Dennis McKone, SLC Fire Dept.: "They tried to get it out at the time and after a while they wrenched it up quite a ways, and then it slipped over into the ravine here."

Since some railroad tracks were not far away, authorities called in a train. They braced the truck by tying it to the locomotive and then pulled it out of the ravine.

Most recent Utah stories

Related topics

Utah

STAY IN THE KNOW

Get informative articles and interesting stories delivered to your inbox weekly. Subscribe to the KSL.com Trending 5.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to KSL.com's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast