Florida man sues Tesla over autopilot feature, crash
October 31, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man says the autopilot feature of his Tesla vehicle failed to detect a disabled car on a highway, leading to a collision that left him with permanent injuries, according to a negligence lawsuit filed Tuesday.
Shawn Hudson said in the lawsuit filed in state court in Orlando, Florida, that Tesla made false statements about the autopilot safety on his Tesla Model S. It's the second such lawsuit in as many months. A Utah driver filed a similar complaint last month.
Hudson and his attorney said at a news conference that Tesla lulls drivers into a false-sense of s...