Girl, 7, steals mom's car, goes for drive

Feb. 3, 2013 at 3:50 PM

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Police in Pittsburgh say a 7-year-old girl stole her mother's car Sunday morning and drove about a half-mile, crashing into several cars along the way.

The girl's mother called emergency dispatchers at 9:11 a.m. after her daughter disappeared along with her car, the Pittsburgh Post Gazette reported.

KDKA-TV, Pittsburgh, said the girl planned to drive further to visit her father, but came to a stop about half a mile away from her home after hitting several cars.

No one was hurt during the girl's outing.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending News
Rome police warn man for cruising river in converted Maserati
'Maxi Pad Bandit' suspect arrested in California
Police: Dog rescued after driving owner's pickup into lake
Police: Drunk man blamed injuries on hippo attack
Referee pulls a gun during dispute at soccer game in Brazil