In Austria, stopped testing selfdriving car after an accident

In Austria, stopped testing selfdriving car after an accident

July 22, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

Austrian authorities have decided to suspend the testing of unmanned vehicles after an accident involving an autonomous bus. The incident occurred in Vienna. According to Bloomberg, the unmanned bus Navya SAS was driving at a speed of 12 km per hour and collided with a woman crossing the road. As a result, she received minor injuries.

According to one version, the woman did not notice the bus because she was distracted by a mobile phone. It is also reported that the victim decided to cross the road in front of Navya SAS. The remaining details of the incident are not yet known. Police are investigating this incident.