Waymo Vehicle in Autonomous Mode Crashes in Chandler

06 May, 2018, 03:09 | Author: Bertha Harmon
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According to local news station ABC 15, a Honda sedan crashed into the Waymo minivan after swerving to avoid hitting another vehicle.

Waymo is an autonomous vehicle development company and subsidiary of Google's parent company, Alphabet Inc. In this case a driver was on board and was injured in the accident. On Friday afternoon around noon, a Honda Sedan was travelling eastbound on Chandler Blvd. which had to swerve to avoid striking a vehicle which was traveling northbound. You can see Waymo's footage of the incident below. This may be Waymo's first accident in its Arizona test program. The spokesman also said that the Waymo vehicle was operating in autonomous mode at the time of the collision, and that the operator only suffered minor injuries in the crash.

Video from the Waymo minivan shows the Honda coming at it.

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The incident saw a vehicle veer across the lanes and into oncoming traffic.

In February, Google said that its self-driving cars have driven 5 million miles on public roads since 2009. Police are investigating the accident, per that report. Both the Waymo self-driving auto and the Honda sedan had to be towed from the scene of the accident. & struck the Waymo vehicle, which was traveling at a slow speed and in autonomous mode.

As per the statement of the police regarding the investigation, they said, " We are now investigating a minor injury collision involving two vehicles, one of which is a Waymo autonomous vehicle.

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According to the police, injuries were minor and both the Waymo and the Honda were towed from the scene.

Experts noted that the company will have more answers after its technicians analyze the video and the data taken from vehicle's array of sensors and autonomous driving system.

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