NTSB Says Tesla Driver Ignored Warnings Just Before Fatal Crash

By Jon LeSage A federal agency report found that a driver who was killed in his Tesla when it went under a tractor trailer last year failed to respond to repeated warnings from the car’s Autopilot system.
The 500-page report from the National Transportation Safety Board was released Monday disclosing findings from the May 2016 crash of Model S owner Joshua Brown on a Florida highway. The former Navy SEAL had collided with the truck without braking suggesting he never knew he was in danger before his roof was ripped off from the underside of the truck’s trailer.
Warnings included seven separate visual alerts

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