Police investigate oil spill

Posted at: 12/30/2012 3:52 PM
Updated at: 12/30/2012 4:54 PM
By: The Associated Press

An investigation is underway involving what KOB Eyewitness News 4 first reported as an oil spill Saturday night.

The spill closed 98th St. over Interstate 40 Saturday night.

The Albuquerque Police Department says the state Transportation Department got a tip that the driver of an 18-wheel gas tanker from Sky City was purposely releasing gasoline onto the roadway.

Police say criminal charges are pending.