NTSB Releases Preliminary Report on Fatal Uber Crash; Vehicle ‘Saw’ Victim 6 Seconds Before Impact

The Volvo XC90 that hit Elaine Herzberg on a darkened Tempe, Arizona street was travelling 43 mph at the time of impact. Guided by a combination of cameras, radar sensors, and lidar designed to cut through the gloom, the two-ton SUV “saw” the victim 6 ...