MIDWEST CITY, Oklahoma - Interstate 40 westbound was shut down in Midwest City due to a large fuel spill, according to Oklahoma Highway Patrol. 

Authorities shut down I-40 westbound at Scott Street near Sunnylane Road. The leak was caused by a faulty valve on a truck, according to OHP. 

Traffic was diverted at Sunnylane Road until the Fort Smith Junction. 

I-40 westbound was closed for one hour and 26 minutes.