05 Apr '18, 5am

Low sun angle may have caused Tesla crash – report https://t.co/5ipDEQyt9B

Tesla is once again in the hot seat following a fatal Autopilot crash incident that claimed the life of 38-year-old Walter Huang in California. Apparently, the Model X was engaged in Autopilot mode but the driver’s hands were not detected on the steering wheel for six seconds prior to the collision. Now, ABC7 I-Team has obtained exclusive information about a different non-fatal Tesla crash in September 2017, which the driver – who refuses to be identified – says has similarities to Huang’s crash. Apparently, his Model S , which was on Autopilot at the time, slammed into the divider after the low sun got in his eyes. Unlike the crash that killed Huang, the safety barrier was in working order, and the driver walked away uninjured. Jim McPherson of SafeSelfDrive told ABC7 News reporter Dan Noyes that “the low sun angle could also pose a problem for the cameras that Tesla uses...

Full article: https://paultan.org/2018/04/05/low-sun-angle-may-have-cau...

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