Lots of people unfortunately die in lots of dumb ways in car accidents.
This example is equally as stupid as drinking and driving.
Or equally as stupid as any other means of dying where the driver does not put safety and sensibility at the forefront.
Tragically, some people step in front of cars to die on purpose.
And I wish none of these things ever happened.
How about you OP, what do you think?
Auto Pilot or something similar gives a false sense of security to those who really believe in the tech. Even my youngest son's Genesis which has auto lane control.adaptive cruise conrol etc can lead you to be distracted from the road. I haven't driven a Subaru with their Eye Sight technology..but possibly that should be included if a vehicle has some auto drive functions?
I found this interesting.. "He says the board made recommendations to six automakers in 2017 to stop the problem and only Tesla has failed to respond."