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12-year-old crashes car during driving lesson, father charged

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An Apex father just wanted to give his son a driving lesson and now he's facing charges for it.

The lesson ended badly when his 12-year-old son crashed the car into another vehicle causing over $8,000 in damage.

Michael Grady, 40, of Apex, is charged with misdemeanor child abuse, allowing an unlicensed child to drive, and being an impaired driver following the wreck.

The incident happened on Homestead Park Drive at approximately 9:30 Wednesday night.

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