Passengers jump as driverless pickup rolls into canal (Wuthichai…
Passengers jump as driverless pickup rolls into canal
who posted the clip
about the incident
at about 11.30am
The female driver
stopped the pickup
on the sloping exit of a fuel outlet
leaving the engine idling.
got out to withdraw money from an ATM
in the front seat
three children, aged 4-5 years
in the back seat.
The driverless vehicle
then slowly rolled across the road in front of the petrol station
into some shrubbery
finally ended up in the nearly dry roadside canal.
While the truck was moving, a woman opened the door and jumped out. Three children, aged 4 or 5 years, also jumped from the tray. Luckily no other vehicle was passing on the road and nobody was severely hurt
to the scene towed the truck back up out of the canal.
them that she had engaged the handbrake, but a quick check found she had not.