Police investigate Tesla Model S crash on Bangerter Highway
(KUTV) - Police are investigating a car crash involving a Tesla Model S after it ran into the back of a Unified Fire Authority truck at 6:30 p.m. on Friday.
According to Sgt. Sam Winkler of the South Jordan Police Department, the UFA truck was stopped for a red light at the Bangerter and 10400 S. intersection when the Tesla Model S ran into it while traveling at 60 mph.
The 28-year-old woman who was driving the Tesla was taken to the hospital. She has a broken right ankle as a result of the crash. The driver of the UFA truck has no injuries.
Police are currently investigating if the Tesla's autopilot feature was engaged during the crash.
This is a developing story. More details to come.