So apparently there is a down aspect to self-driving cars. California police arrested Alexander Samek on Friday after heading 70 MPH on the Silicon Valley Freeway whilst asleep at the wheel, with his Tesla on car-pilot.
Officer Art Montiel advised The New York Article,
When California condition highway cops pulled up following to Samek, they noticed he’d dozed off and attempted toget his notice. But the 45-yr-old was so zonked he ongoing speeding alongside for 7 miles, they stated. Cops maneuvered their patrol motor vehicle in front of Samek’s Tesla, tailed by an additional cop auto to hold other drivers absent. Samek’s car slowed and inevitably stopped in a lane on the freeway.
Samek was arrested on suspicion of driving below the influence of liquor and transported to San Mateo County Jail wherever he was unveiled the similar night. Tesla firm has declined to comment on the incident.