Driverless car causes crash in NC, two people injured
DURHAM, N.C. — A driverless car caused a crash in Durham, resulting in two people being thrown from a truck, according to the officials.
WTVD-TV reported that part of N.C. Highway 55 in Durham was shut down for two hours Thursday afternoon because of the crash.
Police said an unoccupied car parked in a convenience store parking lot somehow went out of gear and rolled down a hill onto Highway 55.
The driverless car then crashed into a northbound work truck, according to authorities. Officials said two people in the truck were ejected and suffered serious injuries.
The road has since reopened.