Elaine Herzberg, 49, Killed After Being Struck Outside Crosswalk by Self-Driving Uber Vehicle

49-year-old Elaine Herzberg was killed in Tempe, Arizona after being involved in a fatal crash involving a self-driving Uber vehicle late Sunday night.

According to the Tempe Police Department, the Uber vehicle was in autonomous mode when it struck the woman who was walking outside of a crosswalk. Reports indicate that there was a human operator inside the car when the crash took place.

Uber stated that it will be pausing its self-driving automobile operations in Phoenix, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, and Toronto.

No official police report has been issued at this time regarding which parties are at fault for the incident.

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Source: KNXV.com

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