Tesla car drives owner suffers pulmonary embolism
US driver that he made to the hospital,
suffering from pulmonary embolism after placing his car on autopilot.
Joshua Nelly was driving the Tesla Model X home.
from his office in the US city of Springfield, Missouri, to Branson soon.
But after pulling on the highway, and he began to suffer pain from a hole in the stomach and chest.
Instead of calling an ambulance,
the lawyer decided to find a hospital using the method of self-driving car.
About 20 miles down the road, and arrived Tesla,
aged 37 years and on the road leading to the emergency department at the hospital.
The fatal pulmonary embolism is a blockage of a blood vessel in the lungs.
Doctors say he was lucky to survive while driving.
Autopilot Tesla, which automatically changes lanes and interacts with the traffic,
and under the microscope in America after his involvement in the two incidents.
Electric carmaker indicated that the function was not properly used in the time of the second incident.
It is being investigated in the use of technology by the United States and the International Energy Agency on road safety,
the National Traffic Safety Administration on the highways.