Screws and nails scattered along Highway 6 in Hearne

HEARNE, Tex. (KBTX) - At least a dozen vehicles suffered flat tires Sunday after running over screws and nails scattered across Highway 6.

Photo courtesy: MGN

It happened at around 5:00 p.m. between Hearne and Calvert.

TXDOT crews were called to clear the screws from the roadway.

Crews on the scene told News 3 they believe the nails fell out of a truck driving down the highway.