The U.S. auto safety agency said it is investigating one crash inside Detroit on Thursday with a Tesla who was trapped under a trailer and reported leaving a woman in critical condition.
He National Road Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said Monday it is “aware of the violent accident that occurred on March 11 in Detroit with a Tesla and a tractor trailer. We have launched a special investigation into accidents (LIC) to investigate the accident “.
NHTSA has previously launched a dozen SCI teams to investigate Tesla accidents that may be related to the vehicle’s progress Autopilot driver assistance system. It’s unclear if the autopilot may have been a factor in the Detroit crash.
Tesla did not comment immediately.