River of spilled chocolate closes I-40 in Arizona


A tanker hauling 3,500 gallons of liquid chocolate overturned, spilling its load on westbound Interstate 40 near Flagstaff, Arizona Monday, Jan. 14.

The chocolate in the tanker was being held at a temperature of 120 degrees.

No cause for the mishap was given, nor was the condtion of the driver.

“This will be a sweet cleanup,” Tweeted the Arizona Department of Public Safety.

About a month ago, firefighters in a German community had to remove a ton of chocolate that spilled and then solidified on a street.