Federal Agencies Join Investigation Into Deadly Tesla Crash In Fort Lauderdale
A deadly crash in Fort Lauderdale that involved three Teenagers from South Florida has attracted further investigation by Federal Agencies.
The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is one of the agencies working to gather information on the crash which occurred when a Tesla Model S. carrying Edgar Monserratt, Barrett Riley and Alex Barry, crashed into a wall killing two out of the three passengers.
The passengers were said to have been trapped inside the vehicle except for Barry who was ejected from the car due to the impact.
According to Police reports, the car was in flames after the crash. The passengers were unable to exit the vehicle.
Medical reports showed that two of the teenagers who died in the crash experienced thermal trauma among other injuries.
Tesla crashes have been under severe scrutiny in the past. There are numerous factors that could have been responsible for the crash ranging from battery issues to sensors malfunctioning, but at this point it is unclear what led to the crash.
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is conducting the investigation into the crash.
Accident attorney Jason Weisser of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck responded to this unfortunate crash. “This is a serious accident involving one vehicle, which ultimately led to the death of two people, and sent one person to the hospital with severe injuries. We wish the victims a quick recovery and hope the investigators can quickly determine what caused the accident. Please be careful and obey the speed limits whenever you are driving a car, motorcycle, SUV, or truck. We hope that all parties involved consult with an experienced trial lawyer. If you have been injured in an accident, call my office for a free consultation and find out what your rights are.”
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