Morning Burglary at JD Heiskell and Company Ends in Mineral Oil Spill

Officials in Portales are reporting that a morning burglary at JD Heiskell and Company led to a spill of food grade mineral oil.
The oil is covering a two city blocks, including both First and Second Streets from Abilene to Boulder. This will affect the US 70 curve in Portales, and will make that section it dangerous. 

The City of Portales workers are cleaning it up and sanding it.

Officials warn residents to please avoid the area. 

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