January 22, 2018 in Culver Metropolis: A Tesla Mannequin S hit the again of a fireplace truck parked at an accident in Culver Metropolis round 8:30 am on Interstate 405 utilizing the automobiles Autopilot system. The Tesla, which was going 65mph, suffered ‘vital injury’ and the firetruck was taken out of service for physique work.
Might 30, 2018 in Laguna Seashore: Authorities mentioned a Tesla sedan in Autopilot mode crashed right into a parked police cruiser in Laguna Seashore. Laguna Seashore Police Sgt. Jim Cota says the officer was not within the cruiser throughout the crash. He mentioned the Tesla driver suffered minor accidents.
The police SUV ended up with its two passenger-side wheels on a sidewalk.
December 7, 2019 in Norwalk, CT: A 2018 Tesla Mannequin 3 on Interstate 95 in Norwalk, Connecticut utilizing the Autopilot driver help system rear-ended a parked police automobile.
December 29, 2019 in Cloverdale, IN: A 2019 Tesla on Interstate 70 in Cloverdale, Indiana hit the again of a parked firetruck.
The Tesla driver, Derrick Monet, and his spouse, Jenna Monet, each suffered severe accidents and have been transported to the hospital for speedy medical care. Jenna finally succumbed to her accidents and was pronounced useless at Terre Haute Regional Hospital.
June 30, 2020 in West Bridgewater, MA: A Weston, Massachusetts man driving a Tesla hit a Massachusetts State Police cruiser that was stopped within the left lane of Route 24 in West Bridgewater. A trooper who was on the scene reported that the driving force, Nicholas Ciarlone, confronted a negligent driving cost and was arraigned in September 2020.
July 15, 2020 in Conchise County, AZ: A Tesla Mannequin S hit an Arizona Division of Public Security patrol automobile, ensuing within the patrol automobile rear-ending an ambulance that was on the scene of an earlier automobile accident. Nobody was severely injured, however the Tesla driver was taken to the hospital for accidents.
August 26, 2020 in Charlotte, NC: A Tesla driver watching a film crashed right into a Nash County Sherriff’s Workplace deputy car in Charlotte, North Carolina on US 64 west.
The motive force, Devainder Goli, of Raleigh, was accused of violating the move-over regulation and watching tv whereas working a car.
February 27, 2021 in Montgomery County, TX: The motive force of a Tesla rear-ended a police cruise throughout a site visitors cease in Montgomery County, Texas. 5 deputy constables have been injured throughout the accident, which occurred round 1:15 am on Eastex Freeway close to East River Street.
The Tesla driver was not injured, however was taken into custody on a DWI cost.
March 17, 2021 in Lansing, MI: A Tesla on autopilot crashed right into a Michigan State Police automobile. Troopers from the Lansing Publish had been investigating a crash involving a automobile and a deer on I-96 close to Waverly Rd in Eaton County at round 1:12am.
Whereas investigating the crash, a Tesla driving on autopilot struck the patrol automobile, which had its emergency lights on.
Neither the driving force of the Tesla – a 22-year-old man from Lansing – nor the troopers have been injured on the scene. Police issued the unidentified man a quotation for failure to maneuver over and driving whereas license suspended.
Might 15, 2021 in Arlington, WA: A Tesla driving in Arlington, Washington hit a police car that resulted in ‘vital injury’ to the police automobile.
There have been no accidents reported from the incident.
Might 19, 2021 in Miami, Florida: Three individuals have been hospitalized after a Tesla hit a parked Miami-Dade County Division Transportation Street Ranger truck that was blocking the left lane of I-95 to assist clear the particles of an earlier crash.
The motive force of the Tesla was transported to a close-by hospital with with extreme, albeit non-life-threatening, accidents.
July 10 2021 in San Diego: A girl drove her Tesla onto a stretch of Freeway 56 that had been closed to analyze an earlier deadly accident. That noticed her Tesla smash right into a parked, unoccupied freeway cruiser.
The girl was arrested on suspicion of DUI, and her passenger was injured.
August 28, 2021 in Orlando: A Tesla Mannequin 3 struck a Florida Freeway Patrol cruiser that had pulled over to assist a broken-down automobile. The 27 year-old driver and his passenger each suffered minor accidents. The trooper didn’t get harm.