Owner of Tesla with his 2 legs broken tells who controlled car during collision
The victim’s children were also in the car.
A video showing the driver of the Tesla car that exploded on the 37th kilometer of the Moscow Ring Road has been posted online.
Previously, media reported that the car crashed into a tow truck that was loading a broken car.
As a result of the accident, the owner of the electric car, Director General of the Arikapital management company Aleksey Tretyakov was hospitalized. His both legs and nose are broken.
He said that he was moving along the Moscow Ring Road at a speed of 100 km/h and did not notice a parked car, the Gazelle tow truck.
Tesla crashed with its side and instantly caught fire. The driver also clarified that the car was in the “driver assistant” mode, “that is, I was holding the steering wheel,” Tretyakov confirmed. This mode is a trimmed autopilot.
The victim specified that his children were in the car with him, but they were practically not injured. They were diagnosed with minor bruises.