Debris on US 101 causes nine flat tires

MOUNTAIN VIEW (KRON) — Nine vehicles driving on southbound U.S. Highway 101 in Mountain View received flat tires this morning as a result of debris in the roadway.

Around 3:44 a.m., CHP dispatchers first received a report of the vehicles encountering debris on the highway’s southbound lanes, just north of the South Shoreline Boulevard off-ramp, according to CHP officials.

By 4:12 a.m., crews had removed all large pieces of debris from the roadway, CHP officials said.

CHP officials have not identified the debris and did not say what caused it.

Bay City News contributed to this article.

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