LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A couple driving on the I-5 in Los Angeles has taken a video of a passing car driver who seems to be sleeping at the wheel of a Tesla.
Clint Olivier says he and his wife drove On the busy highway they saw the sight and decided to record a video.
Olivier is a former member of Fresno City Council.
Olivier posted the video on Twitter and said, "@RalphNader Ralph, can you do anything to stop this disturbing phenomenon? My wife and I filmed this video last week on bustling I-5 in LA. @Tesla #sleepingdrivers #unsafeatanyspeed "
This was not the first time that a driver at the wheel of a Tesla was being held in a video that appeared to be sleeping.
In March, a stunning mobile video showed what a man dozes while his car is on the autopilot .
According to Tesla's website "Autopilot is intended for a fully attentive driver who has his hands on the wheel and is always ready to use. "
According to Tesla, the autopilot function should increase safety on the roads.