Word on the Street: Self-driving cars

Google is now testing out self-driving cars near its California headquarters and in Austin, Texas.



According to published reports, a modified Lexus SUV has already been spotted on Austin roads, with safety drivers on board in case of emergency.



News 12 Brooklyn hit the streets of Canarsie to ask residents if they would feel safe getting in a driverless car.



 


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