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3-year-old boy found driving his motorized car on busy highway

By Mason White 5:29 PM January 11, 2016
3-year-old boy drives car on highway 

By: Tanya Malhotra
(Scroll down for video) Police launched an investigation after a toddler was seen driving his motorized car in a busy highway, police in Florida said.

Crystal River police said that officers were called to U.S. 19, after the 3-year-old boy was seen driving his Power Wheels car on the road on Wednesday.

The Department of Children and Families launched its own investigation into the incident. According to the police, numerous drivers saw the boy driving his car on the highway and called 911.

The father of the boy arrived at the scene around 10 minutes after the first police officer responded. The father told police that his son managed to unlock the front door and leave the house while he was in the bathroom.

So far, no charges have been filed.