NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Toyota announced Tuesday that it is planning to issue a recall of its 2004 to 2009 Prius models 2004-2005 Toyota Prius pictured above , following a runaway Toyota Prius incident on Monday. The Toyota Prius recall is being made to address problems of unintended acceleration, according to The Wall Street Journal.
2004-2005 Toyota Prius
On Monday, a Toyota Prius sped out of control at 94 mph on a San Diego highway before patrol officers helped the driver bring the car back down to 50 mph. The driver was driving a 2008 Prius. Toyota has already recalled around 8.5 million vehicles globally over sudden, unintended accelerations as well as braking problems. -- Reported by Andrea Tse in New York