This is a very busy weekend on Michigan highways.
But in the future, many of the vehicles on the road won’t have a person behind the wheel.
The state senate is expected act quickly on a package of bills to loosen rules governing autonomous vehicles.
Kirk Steudle is the head of the Michigan Department of Transportation.
He believes autonomous cars will eventually reduce fatalities on Michigan roads.
Steudle wants automakers to have more leeway to test driverless cars in Michigan.