US safety regulators have opened 30 investigations into Tesla crashes involving 10 deaths since 2016 the place a classy driver assist system was suspected to have been in use.
The Nationwide Freeway Visitors Security Administration (NHTSA) launched a list offering particulars about crashes beneath evaluation by its specific crash investigations packages.
The corporate, which has beforehand confirmed some specific Tesla crash investigations, had not beforehand launched to Reuters a full accounting of all Tesla crashes investigated the place Tesla’s Autopilot system was suspected of caring.
Of the 30 Tesla crashes, NHTSA has dominated out Tesla’s Autopilot in three and revealed opinions on two of the crashes.
Tesla didn’t immediately reply to a request for comment.
NHTSA has said beforehand it had opened 28 specific crash investigations into Tesla crashes, with 24 pending. The spreadsheet reveals a February 2019 crash the place Autopilot use was undetermined.
Autopilot, which handles some driving duties, was working in at least three Tesla cars involved in lethal US crashes since 2016, investigators have said.
The spreadsheet reveals NHTSA has opened eight investigations into Tesla crashes since March.