The backup driver of a self-driving Uber that killed a woman in Arizona in 2018 was charged with negligent homicide. Police say she was streaming "The Voice" when the crash happened. Uber had deactivated the emergency break system but prosecutors say it is not criminally liable.
Uber's self-driving operator charged over 2018 fatal crash in Arizona, US
A woman was killed after being hit by a self-driving Uber car in Tempe, Arizona while crossing the street. It’s the first confirmed pedestrian death from a self-driving vehicle. Uber says it's suspended testing of self-driving cars in cities across the U.S.