Self-driving Uber vehicles will be taken off the road in Pittsburgh and several other cities in North America following an accident.
A woman was hit by a auto and killed as she crossed the street in Tempe, Arizona.
Photo A fleet of self-driving Uber cars in 2016.
The self-driving Uber was in autonomous mode at the time of the collison, and there was a vehicle operator behind the wheel, Elcock told FOX10. "We are fully cooperating with local authorities in their investigation of this incident", a company spokeswoman said.
Uber has said it is suspending self-driving vehicle tests in all USA cities after a fatal accident.
"Our hearts go out to the victim's family".
The Uber auto was in self-driving mode when the accident occurred, but had a safety driver at the wheel as is the norm when testing autonomous vehicles. CEO Dara Khosrowshahi tweeted the below statement in the wake of the accident.