Waymo: Self-Driving Vehicle in Manual Mode at Time of Crash

The collision occurred late at night in Tempe when a sedan “erratically swerved” in front of the Waymo vehicle.

  • Published 31 January 2020

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — A Waymo self-driving minivan operating in manual mode was involved in a rear-end collision in a Phoenix suburb caused by a sedan’s reckless driving, the company said. The collision occurred late Thursday night in Tempe when the sedan “erratically swerved” in front of the Waymo vehicle, “braking aggressively and abruptly slowing down to a full stop on a 45 mph (72 kph) road,” the company said in a statement. The Waymo… Read at AP News