Waymo autonomous vehicle involved in crash in Arizona

Adjust Comment Print

The Chandler Police Department says the Honda that hit a self-driving Waymo minivan ran a red light. In this case a driver was on board and was injured in the accident.

Reportedly the sedan was traveling eastbound and swerved to avoid another vehicle at an intersection, straying into the westbound lanes and hitting the Waymo van. You can see Waymo's footage of the incident below.

"We are concerned about the well-being and safety of our test driver and wish her a full recovery", Waymo said in a statement. The van was hit by a auto driving eastbound into westbound lanes.

In February, Google said that its self-driving cars have driven 5 million miles on public roads since 2009.

Over 90 dead after high-intensity storm wreaks havoc in Rajasthan, UP
It added that 65 have died in Agra , Bijnor , Saharnpur, Bareilly, Chitrakoot , Raebareli and Unnao districts of Uttar Pradesh . The weather department had warned of dust storm, heat wave and light rains in different pockets of the state, reported NDTV .

Netanyahu welcomes Japan's Abe, says Iran deal 'based on lies'
Abe thanked Netanyahu for his hospitality and invited the prime minister to make a reciprocal visit in Japan in the coming year. Netanyahu also lauded "the tremendous growth in Japanese investments in Israel and Israeli investments in Japan".

Predators Vs. Jets Live Stream
The Jets have gone 35-9 here at home for the year and they have averaged 3.82 gpg and have allowed 2.36 gpg in those games. The Nashville fans said it wasn't particularly hard for them to get tickets and they paid about $300 apiece for the game.

According to ABC 15, the Waymo minivan was in the autonomous mode at slow speed with the driver behind the wheel at the time of the crash.

Police in a Phoenix suburb are investigating a collision involving a self-driving Windsor-built Pacifica owned by the company Waymo.

Detective Seth Tyler said the driver of that Honda had to swerve to avoid slamming into a auto that had the green light and was moving into the intersection. It released a video of the moments before the collision. Both the Waymo self-driving vehicle and the Honda sedan had to be towed from the scene of the accident.

Experts noted that the company will have more answers after its technicians analyze the video and the data taken from vehicle's array of sensors and autonomous driving system. According to reports, people got minor injuries. It was likewise confirmed that the vehicle was set to its autonomous mode when the accident occurred.