Road debris leaves motorists stranded on North Freeway near The Woodlands

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – Imagine being stranded in your car on a cold night like Monday night.

It happened to more than a dozen drivers along a quarter-mile stretch of the North Freeway around 8 p.m.

Harris County deputies said they got a call reporting debris in the road causing flat tires and other breakdowns near the Hardy Toll Road.

The debris was cleared around 8:45 p.m.