June 2016




Tesla Confirms 1st ‘Autopilot’ Death After Model S Slams Into Big Rig

The driver of a Model S died recently while using Tesla’s Autopilot function, the first such fatality, the company confirmed Thursday. Investigators from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration are investigating the crash, Tesla confirmed in a statement. “Our condolences for the tragic loss,” Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted. The crash occurred May 7 in the small city of Williston, Florida, the Detroit News…


4 Civilians Injured in Crash Involving LAFD Engine in Sawtelle Area

Four civilians were injured in a collision apparently involving three cars and a Los Angeles Fire Department engine in the Sawtelle neighborhood on Thursday afternoon. The crash occurred about 12:30 p.m. in the 1900 block of South Barrington Avenue, according to LAFD. Two civilians were in critical condition, and two had minor injuries, an LAFD tweet stated. One of those injured was trapped. The…