A piece of metal laying in the northbound lanes of the Garden State Parkway in Ocean County is to blame for 15 cars getting flat tires on Monday morning.

Garden State Parkway north of the Toms River tolls (NJ DOT)

Once the contractor arrived Feeney was able to quickly correct the problem

Motorists who suffered flats can request a notice of claim form from the turnpike authority by calling 732-750-5300, extension 8714.