Daily Mirror — A self-driving Uber car ploughed down and killed a
woman - despite detecting her six seconds before
the fatal impact, a report has revealed.
The pedestrian, Elaine Herzberg, was struck by the
vehicle as it travelled at around 40mph on a busy
road, and Uber has been branded "reckless" in the
aftermath of the tragedy.
It was the first time a pedestrian has been killed by a
self-driving car. Now it has emerged that the car's emergency
breaking system had been disabled ahead of the
tragedy, which happened in Arizona in March... → Full Article