Published: Sep 17, 2012 5:01 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- Crews are working to repair an apparent diesel spill in the eastbound lanes of Kings Highway starting just west of Suncoast Boulevard and extending through the intersection.

Warning signs are being placed ahead of the damaged road surface.

An engineering evaluation and determination of repair methodology will be done Tuesday morning.

Motorists are advised to use caution when traveling on this section of roadway, as it can become overly slick during periods of rain.