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: Hundreds of Kaiser Mental Health Clinicians Demand Better Care For People Of Color
The shuttles are currently being tested at Bishop Ranch Office Park.
San Ramon police took a ride and posted this video.READ MORE: Thieves Target License Plates in San Francisco; Rack Up Parking Tickets
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: Warriors Distance Themselves From Minority Investor's Controversial Comments On Uyghurs Struggles In China
If all goes well, the driverless shuttles could be used on public streets by the end of the year.