Jaron McGee was charged with child endangerment after allegedly allowing his nine-year-old daughter to drive the family car.
According to the police report, "...the child lost control of the car after achieving excessive speed, and drove directly into the large tree,”
McGee was teaching his child how to drive on Sunday night in the parking lot of Headlands State Park, Ohio, reports TheSmokingGun.com.
The girl was driven away from the accident scene by family members, who said she was not injured in the crash.
McGee was booked into the county jail on misdemeanor counts. He reportedly has some outstanding felony and misdemeanor warrants.