There were huge delays in Lincoln yesterday evening following reports of a fuel spillage stretching from the A46 to the A57.
The incident was reported to police at 4.54pm on Monday, October 2 following the oil spill.
According to reports, the oil spill extended onto the Carholme roundabout from the A46 onto the A57.
Highways England and local Highways teams attended the scene and treated the road surface.
Motorists were stuck in stand-still traffic for some time while this was cleared.
Police are dealing with this under incident number 328 of October 2.