‘This is crazy!’: Driver appears to be asleep in moving Tesla

A couple taped a man appearing to sleep for more than 30 seconds as his self-driving car traveled one of the busiest interstates in California.
1:10 | 08/24/19

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Transcript for ‘This is crazy!’: Driver appears to be asleep in moving Tesla
frightening scene on a southern California freeway. The driver of a Tesla appearing to be asleep at the wheel. Here's will Carr with the video. Reporter: On one of the busiest interstates in California, a scary sight. This driver, with his arms crossed, appears to be asleep at the wheel of his Tesla. He's totally asleep. This is crazy. Reporter: Clint Olivier and his wife say they spotted that man driver apparently asleep for more than 30 seconds as the couple traveled down the highway around 70 miles an hour. Out of the corner of my eye the guy in the car next to us was fast asleep. Reporter: At the end you see the man seem to wake up and put his hands back on the wheel. ABC news has not spoken to the driver in that video. In the race towards self driving cars, autopilot functions in cars have hit a number of speed bumps in recent years, including fatal crashes. According to Tesla, you're supposed to keep your hands on the wheel at all times. Including in autopilot mode. We reached out to Tesla for comment, they declined. Thank you. When we come back, the air scare caught on camera. A plane crashing into the water at a lake, boaters rushing in to

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