[YesAuto New Energy] At about 16:00 pm on September 5, 2020, a Tesla Model X was suspected to have run out of control and crashed into roadside vehicles and pedestrians on Shuangfu Street, Nanchong, Sichuan. According to a police report issued by the local police, this The accident caused 2 deaths, 6 injuries and damage to multiple vehicles. As of press time, Tesla officials have not made any explanations about the accident.
The police report showed that Liu (female, 51 years old, from Shunqing District) had an accident when driving a Sichuan ADA***3 small ordinary passenger car (Tesla Model X) to Fumin Street in Shunqing District. Under the control of the police, and after preliminary testing, Liu has been ruled out of drunk driving or drug driving, but the cause of the accident is still under investigation.
According to previous reports, this is not the first time Tesla is suspected of causing a traffic accident due to loss of control. For example, in August 2020, a Tesla Model 3 in Shanghai was suspected of losing control and rushing into a gas station. The accident resulted in two injuries and damage to some vehicles. The local police previously issued a statement saying that drivers have ruled out drunk driving and drug driving. Suspect. Regarding Sichuan Tesla's suspected loss of control, we will continue to follow the official statement.