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News - June 15, 2018

New report finds Tesla sped up moments before fatal crash

Autopilot was engaged for 19 minutes leading up to crash that killed Apple engineer, NTSB says

by Kevin Forestieri

An early report issued by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) last week reveals that the Tesla Model X involved in a fatal crash on Highway 101 earlier this year sped up just before it collided with a traffic barrier.

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