Tesla driver from Palatine cited for sleeping at the wheel while going 82 mph on autopilot

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FILE- This Sept. 30, 2016, file photo shows the logo of the Tesla model S (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File)

Sgt. David Wright, Kenosha County Sheriff’s Public Information Officer, joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to explain how one of his deputies responded to calls of a driver in a Tesla asleep at the wheel on I-94 as the car crossed over the Illinois-Wisconsin state line.

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