SAN RAMON (CBS SF) — A test program could have driverless shuttles rolling on the streets of San Ramon.
A company called Easymile makes the 12 passenger shuttle.READ MORE: Two Injured After Car Careens Into San Francisco Parklet Raising Safety Concerns
The shuttles are currently being tested at Bishop Ranch Office Park.READ MORE: Family Holds Vigil, Seeks Accountability From Alameda Police Following In-Custody Death Of Mario Gonzalez
San Ramon police took a ride and posted this video.
Bishop Ranch officials they hope to have driving around their facilities by late 2017 or early 2018. According to officials, the shuttles will be the first fully autonomous vehicles on public roads in the United States.MORE NEWS: COVID Vaccines: Santa Clara Set To Deliver 1 Millionth Dose Amid Supply Influx - 'Something To Celebrate'
If all goes well, the driverless shuttles could be used on public streets by the end of the year.