US officials are looking into two additional tragic Tesla crashes
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is investigating two fatal Tesla crashes. According to Reuters, the NHTSA has launched an inquiry into a recent tragic collision in California in which a Tesla driver killed a pedestrian. An agency spokesman also confirmed to The Verge that a crash on July 6th in Florida is being investigated.
The Florida collision occurred on Interstate 75, just south of Gainesville when a Tesla vehicle collided with the rear of a stalled tractor-trailer parked at a truck stop. According to Fox 35, two persons were killed inside the Tesla, the driver and a passenger. According to an NHTSA spokeswoman, the agency was aware of the collision and was in contact with Tesla about it.