Tesla worker killed in fiery crash may be first ‘Full Self-Driving’ fatality

February 13, 2024

Tesla worker killed in fiery crash may be first ‘Full Self-Driving’ fatality Evidence suggests the advanced driver-assistance system was engaged during a fatal crash that killed recruiter Hans von Ohain in 2022 Warning: This graphic requires JavaScript. Scroll to continue The following footage obtained by The Washington Post shows Colorado authorities responding to a car crash on May 16, 2022, in Evergreen, Colo. The car’s driver-assistance software, Full Self-Driving, was struggling to navigate the mountain curves, forcing von Ohain repeatedly to yank it back on course. And The Post has linked the technology to at least two serious crashes, including the one that killed von Ohain. ” — Erik Rossiter (Julia Wall and Whitney Shefte/TWP)On the day of the crash, von Ohain and Rossiter played 21 holes of golf, downing multiple drinks along the way.