Father allows 9 year old to drive car, crashes into tree
A man let his 9-year-old daughter drive his car in park where she promptly lost control of the vehicle and crashed it into a tree.
The man, 23-year-old Jaron MaGee is only 14 years older than his daughter, so both are pretty young.
Here is the report from the Sheriff’s office:
Lake County sheriff’s deputies arrested a father for allowing his 9-year-old daughter to drive his car in a park which she crashed into a tree. Authorities said it happened Sunday around 8:15 p.m. in the parking lot of Headland’s State Park in Painesville Township. The sheriff’s department got called out for a reported crash in the park. When deputies arrived, they found a purple 1998 Honda four-door with extensive front end damage after hitting what authorities describe as a large tree. An investigation by authorities showed the girl’s 23-year-old father allowed his daughter to drive in the parking lot with him in the passenger seat. According to the sheriff’s department, the girl was driving too fast and lost control of the car before hitting the tree.