TUCSON, Ariz. — A driver crashed into an Arizona Department of Public Safety vehicle Tuesday on eastbound Interstate 10 near Benson, causing it to ram into an ambulance.
UPDATE: We can confirm the driver indicated to troopers the Tesla was on autopilot at the time of the collision. Additionally, the driver, a 23-year-old male from Irvine, CA, is being investigated for DUI. He remains in the hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.— Dept. of Public Safety (@Arizona_DPS) July 14, 2020
No one was in the patrol vehicle and no one in the ambulance was injured.
The driver of the vehicle that allegedly caused the wreck was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries and was suspected of impairment.